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How To Remove A Brain

ISBN: 9781849532501

Author: David Haviland    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Have you ever wondered how long it takes to digest chewing gum? What hiccups are for? Whether it's safe to fly with breast implants? Taking in everything from t...


Have you ever wondered how long it takes to digest chewing gum? What hiccups are for? Whether it's safe to fly with breast implants? Taking in everything from the outrageous (yes, Hitler was addicted to crystal meth) to the eye-watering (such as the renowned surgeon who accidentally cut off his patients left testicle) to the downright disgusting (like the cure for toothache used by the Egyptians involving dead mouse paste), this book proves that medical science is not for the faint-hearted, lily-livered or weak-stomached.


Pages: 128


Dimensions: 125 x 175 mm


Publication Date: 01-06-2012


$24.99 $5.00
Keep Calm for Dads

ISBN: 9781849532549

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

This title offers wise words for the fathers. Being a dad is great, but nobody ever said it was easy. This book is packed with inspiring and witty quotations to...


This title offers wise words for the fathers. Being a dad is great, but nobody ever said it was easy. This book is packed with inspiring and witty quotations to help you keep going through the hard times and enjoy fatherhood in all its glory.


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 95 x 130 mm


Publication Date: 07-05-2012


$14.99
My Mother Used To Say

ISBN: 9781849532082

Author: Valerie Bowe    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Behind every great figure is a mother telling them to stand up straight and never to go out without a clean hanky and decent underwear. Enjoy this witty and ins...


Behind every great figure is a mother telling them to stand up straight and never to go out without a clean hanky and decent underwear. Enjoy this witty and insightful collection of maternal wisdom from the mothers of the great and good; a testament to the adage that mum always knows best.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 128


Dimensions: 105 x 148 mm


Publication Date: 01-02-2012


$17.99 $5.99
You Know You're a Child of the 80s When

ISBN: 9781849531634

Author: Mark Leigh    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Do you remember going wild for the New Romantics, wishing you owned a time-travelling DeLorean and wearing Grolsch bottle tops on your trainers a la Bros? If s...


Do you remember going wild for the New Romantics, wishing you owned a time-travelling DeLorean and wearing Grolsch bottle tops on your trainers a la Bros? If so, shake off your Reebok Hi-Tops, put on your Frankie Says Relax T-Shirt and loosen your stonewashed jeans as you prepare to find out if you really are a true child of the 80s.


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 110 x 110 mm


Publication Date: 01-07-2011


$14.99
Advice on Courtship and Marriage

ISBN: 9781840247732

Author: Emily Jessop    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Dress up, spruce up, and be on the alert. Any presentation to a lady in a public ballroom, for the mere purpose of dancing, does not entitle you to claim her a...


Dress up, spruce up, and be on the alert. Any presentation to a lady in a public ballroom, for the mere purpose of dancing, does not entitle you to claim her acquaintance afterwards. These are sage words of advice on courtship, marriage and sex in Victorian society. These pearls of wisdom from days gone-by show how times change - and people don't.


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 83 x 140 mm


Publication Date: 01-09-2009


$14.99
The British : An Awfully Useful Guide

ISBN: 9781849531924

Authors: Toby Hill, Mark Patterson    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Everything you ever wanted to know about the British but were too polite to ask. \n This awfully helpful illustrated guide contains observations on all the thin...


Everything you ever wanted to know about the British but were too polite to ask. \n This awfully helpful illustrated guide contains observations on all the things that make Britain great - from the undying love of a nice cuppa to the ceaseless discussion of the weather.


$19.99 $10.00
For A Smashing Sister

ISBN: 9781849533409

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

Say thank you to someone special with these fun and stylish little books, packed full of lovingly selected quotations and retro illustrations for a special pers...


Say thank you to someone special with these fun and stylish little books, packed full of lovingly selected quotations and retro illustrations for a special person in your life.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 96


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 07-01-2013


$14.99
Always Look On The Bright Side Of Life

ISBN: 9781849535274

Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

This little book of sunshine is bursting with witty and optimistic quotes, perfect both for those who always see life sunny side up and for those who might need...


This little book of sunshine is bursting with witty and optimistic quotes, perfect both for those who always see life sunny side up and for those who might need reminding of the silver lining now and then.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 160


Dimensions: 101 x 136 mm


Publication Date: 03-02-2014


$17.99
The Joy of Walking

ISBN: 9781849535533

Author: David Bathurst    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with fascinating facts, handy hints and captivating stories and quotes from the world of walking, is perfect for anyone who...


This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with fascinating facts, handy hints and captivating stories and quotes from the world of walking, is perfect for anyone who knows the incomparable joy and freedom of lacing up your hiking boots and heading for the hills.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 192


Dimensions: 116 x 182 mm


Publication Date: 07-04-2014


$27.99
The Joy of Gardening

ISBN: 9781849535526

Author: Isobel Carlson    Publisher: Summersdale Publishers

This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with quirky facts, quotes, handy hints and surprising stories is the perfect pick-me-up for anyone who knows the incomparab...


This pocket-sized miscellany, packed with quirky facts, quotes, handy hints and surprising stories is the perfect pick-me-up for anyone who knows the incomparable joy of gardening.


Bind: hardback


Pages: 192


Dimensions: 116 x 182 mm


Publication Date: 07-04-2014


$27.99
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