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This is Improbable: Cheese String Theory, Magnetic Chickens, and Other WTF Research
Marc Abrahams.
Publisher: Oneworld.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781851689316.  Daedalus Item Code: 41816
 
Thinking seriously about outlandish problems has yielded significant advances in science—sometimes. Sometimes, not so much. Marc Abrahams, editor and co-founder of the humorous science journal ... (Read More)
 
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Throw the Damn Ball: Classic Poetry by Dogs
R.D. Rosen, Harry Prichett & Rob Battles.
Publisher: Plume.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780142180853.  Daedalus Item Code: 43136
 
Was it Dorothy Parker who wrote, "Dogs seldom make passes / At dogs passing gasses"? Was it Ogden Nash? No, it turns out the author is Fura, a regrettably bloated Bassett hound from Costa Brava, ... (Read More)
 
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Tim Hunkin's The Rudiments of Wisdom: An A–Z of Random Peculiar and Fascinating Facts
Tim Hunkin.
Publisher: Prion.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781853757273.  Daedalus Item Code: 41615
 
How does hypnosis work? What is chocolate really made of? And what do crocodiles eat for lunch? Rediscovered and revivified here in color, this is a collection of 125 entertaining and off-the-wall ... (Read More)
 
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Tiny Confessions: The Secret Thoughts of Dogs, Cats and Everything
Christopher Rozzi.
Publisher: Perigee.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780399161063.  Daedalus Item Code: 43137
 
We confess, we weren't entirely sure what to think about this book of digitally painted portraits and one-sentence confessions presented by artist and comedian Christopher Rozzi. But then we started ... (Read More)
 
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A Very Klingon Christmas
Paul Ruditis. Patrick Faricy, illus.
Publisher: Gallery.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781476746807.  Daedalus Item Code: 42618
 
Silly good fun for Star Trek fans, this picture book imagines that our Christmas traditions—the caroling, the lights, the feasting, and the visit from St. Nicholas—were in fact stolen by humans from ... (Read More)
 
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Weedopedia: A Totally Dank A–Z Reefer Reference
Will B. High.
Publisher: Adams Media.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781440506451.  Daedalus Item Code: 30243
 
There's more to marijuana than smoking it, says dedicated aficionado "Will B. High," who here describes a remarkably diverse marijuana culture in more than 800 entries, covering everything from ... (Read More)
 
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The Wicked Wit of Charles Dickens
Charles Dickens. Shelley Klein, ed.
Publisher: Michael O'Mara.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781843175681.  Daedalus Item Code: 42890
 
Renowned for his trenchant commentary and his beloved characters, Charles Dickens has also been enjoyed in no small part for his rather juicy summings-up of those whose measure fell short. In this ... (Read More)
 
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You're the Butter on My Biscuit!: And Other Country Sayin's 'bout Love, Marriage, and Heartache
Allan Zullo & Gene Cheek.
Publisher: Andrews McMeel.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780740797545.  Daedalus Item Code: 40949
 
More fun than a lost dog in a meat market and livelier than a puppy with two tails, this book from the authors of Butter My Butt and Call Me a Biscuit (as well as the popular calendar series ... (Read More)
 
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