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1,339 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop

James Harkin

1,399 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson and James Harkin is packed with even more interesting facts than the bestselling sensation – 1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off.

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£9.99
Format
Hardback
ISBN
9780571308941
Date Published
07.11.2013
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Summary

‘I love these books … the best books ever. Brilliant’ Chris Evans

1,399 QI Facts To Make Your Jaw Drop by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson and James Harkin is packed with even more fascinating facts.

Whilst you’re bending over to grab your socks following the succes of 1,227 QI Facts to Blow Your Socks Off, don’t forget pick up your jaw as the QI team returns with a fresh stack of facts to astonish and enlighten.

Did you know that:

Pigs suffer from anorexia.

It is impossible to whistle in a spacesuit.

The first computer mouse was made of wood.

Rugby School’s first official rugby kit in 1871 included a bow tie.

Lord Kitchener had four spaniels called Shot, Bang, Miss and Damn.

J. K Rowling has no middle name.

If there are any facts you don’t believe, or if you want to know more about them, all the sources can be found on QI’s website.

Critic Reviews

'I love these books ... the best books ever. Brilliant'

Chris Evans
Critic Reviews

'A fantastic collection of pithy conversation starting facts.'

Charlie Higson
Critic Reviews

'Fascinating ... The answers to the questions you never even thought to ask.'

Daily Mail
Critic Reviews

'Intriguing, hilarious and downright surprising little nuggets of information.'

Daily Mirror
Critic Reviews

‘QI at its best is sort of what television is about … when I watch the show when I’m - you know when I’m not on it - I’ll watch it and you find it's just time spent in good company.’

Jimmy Carr
Critic Reviews

'We, generally, as people, humans, retain far more information than we’re actually aware of on a daily basis. And what this programme does, is actually by a series of sort of randomly opening doors and switching on and off of synapses unlocks all this information that hitherto you probably didn’t even know you knew.

Bill Bailey
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James Harkin is QI‘s Senior Researcher and Script Editor and is one of the presenters of the number one podcast No Such Thing As A Fish.

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