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1,411 QI Facts to Knock You Sideways by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson
  

1,411 QI Facts to Knock You Sideways

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This year’s QI offering, a collection of all new facts that will delight trivia fans, the best of QI delivered in book form, ideal for the smallest room, Christmas stockings etc.

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1,411 QI Facts to Knock You Sideways by John Lloyd, John Mitchinson

1,227 QI Facts blew your socks off. 1,339 QI Facts made your jaw drop. Now the QI team return with this year's groaning sack of astonishment. Prepare to be knocked sideways...Orchids can get jetlag. Lizards can't walk and breathe at the same time. There are 177,147 ways to tie a tie. Ladybird orgasms last for 30 minutes. Traffic lights existed before cars. Sir Bruce Forsyth is four months older than sliced bread. The soil in your garden is 2 million years old.

About the Author

John Lloyd devised The News Quiz and To the Manor Born for radio before moving to television to start Not the Nine O'Clock News, Spitting Image and Blackadder. John Mitchinson was the original Marketing Director of Waterstone's, became Managing Director of Cassell, where he published The Beatles, Michael Palin and Brewer's Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, and now runs Unbound.

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Book Info

Publication date

24th September 2014

Author

John Lloyd, John Mitchinson

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Publisher

Faber & Faber

Format

Hardback
400 pages

Categories

The Real World
Humour
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ISBN

9780571317776

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