A fun collection of incredible facts for curious kids!
The Jokiest Joking Trivia Book Ever Written...No Joke! is chock-full of amazing facts about everything from food to travel to science to history! It's nothing but fun, with hand-drawn original illustations on nearly every page. Kids will love to impress their friends with their cool knowledge, and parents will be happy their kids are learning something.
There are exactly 206 bones in your body.
(We counted.) More than half of those are in your hands, toes, fingers, and feet.
Think how cold you are when you forget your winter coat.
Now consider how cold you’d be without your skin.
Your skin weighs the same as four heavy winter coats.
About the Author
BRIAN BOONE is the author of The Jokiest Joking Knock-Knock Joke Book Ever Written...No Joke! and many other books about everything from inventions to paper airplanes to magic to TV. He's written jokes for lots of funny websites and he lives in Oregon with his family.
AMANDA BRACK has a passion for drawing and illustration, and enjoys the creativity of working on a wide variety of projects in her freelance career. She is the illustrator of The Jokiest Joking Trivia Book Ever Written and lives in Boston, Massachusetts.
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BODY OF KNOWLEDGE
The human body is a complex system of organs, muscles, bones, and electric impulses ... which means there's a lot of weird and cool stuff to learn about it.
It takes a team of about 300 different muscles
Discover some interesting stuff about interesting things that happened long, long ago.
President James Garfield was an ambidextrous genius.
Excerpted from "The Jokiest Joking Trivia Book Ever Written ... No Joke!"
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Table of Contents
DID YOU KNOW?,
1 BODY OF KNOWLEDGE,
2 YOU'RE HISTORY,
3 GOING WILD,
4 VERY ENTERTAINING,
5 THE BALL'S IN YOUR COURT,
6 HOLIDAYS AND CELEBRATIONS,
7 FUN FOOD FACTS,
8 ALL AROUND THE WORLD,
9 PLANES, TRAINS, AND AUTOMOBILES,
ABOUT THE AUTHOR AND ILLUSTRATOR,