Reference Fun Facts & Trivia Books

1,000 TRIVIA QUIZ QUESTONS: WITH HINTS AND ANSWERS (1,000 TRIVIA QUIZ QUESTIONS Book 1)

Enjoy a nice good long read of thousands of trivia questions.You get hints so you don't have to work so hard to guess the answers.Lot's of fun and entertaining. You'll learn a lot too.Enjoy History, Television, Animals, Geography, History and more...

101 Amazing Facts

Did you know that Shakespeare wrote the world’s first ever knock knock joke? How much of a ribbon worm’s own body can it eat and still survive if it gets a little hungry? What unusual lost property has been handed in on the London Underground? And what surprising kind of song is the American national anthem based on? This absolutely fascinating book contains over one hundred facts covering various categories such as war, music, TV & film, ancient civilizations, royalty and many more. So whether you want to know which pirate ate a man’s beating heart, or what Lennon and McCartney’s unfinished play was called, then this is the book for you.

Kidnapping the Brazilian Tycoon (The Brazilians Book 1)

Addison Reed lost her fiancé, but she'll do whatever it takes to protect his legacy. When the gorgeous and arrogant landowner, Brazilian millionaire Bruno Duarte, who is thwarting her at every turn, refuses to meet with her, she puts her plan into action. He will listen to her. Bruno's plan was simple: return to Brazil and marry to fulfill his father's dying wish. But when his engagement crumbles, and he's stranded with an idealistic woman hell-bent on saving a tribe of people on his land, he sees the perfect solution. If his feisty and passionate abductor agrees to a bogus marriage, he'll relocate the tribe. With the Brazilian heat rivaling the growing heat of their desire, Bruno and Addison must choose between abandoning their respective plans and give in to each other, or part their ways for good. 

106 Master Tweets from beautiful minds (tweet 106)

Since ancient times the great thinkers have had a special place in the consciences of individuals by inspiring their behavior and actions both public or private. We often try to find the right words to say something, and we wish we could say that something using the words of these greatest masters. These 106 tweets have been written to help you to find the exact words you are looking for.106 master tweets is a collection of elegant quotes from influential thinkers and writers about the concepts of culture, existence, thought (meaning the activity of thinking), politics (i.e. the political behavior of man as social being) and society. As these texts are synthetic and decontextualized, they are often complex; in this e-book each one is presented with explanatory comment for better understanding and, above all, to keep you reflecting on them. In this way reading becomes an activity that is both pleasurable and profound, which touches upon the reasons why we believe and act in this world.“Reading makes a full man, conference a ready man and writing an exact man.”This is the first tweet of this e-book and it was written by the English philosopher and scientist Francis Bacon in the 17th century.It could be engraved on the stones of every school.

323 Disturbing Facts about Our World: Shocking, Ironic or Simply Sad Pieces of Trivia from the Creator of RaiseYourBrain.com (Paramount Trivia and Quizzes Book 6)

Following the success of my trivia website RaiseYourBrain, I published several award-winning compilations of hard-to-believe facts that have reached hundreds of thousands of readers. One of the chapters in each trivia book was “Disturbing Facts about Our World”. I decided to fill an entire volume with facts about upsetting crimes and mayhem, combined with unbelievable yet real instances of misfortune and misery. This is a book where grim examples of bigotry and hypocrisy are intertwined with amusing stories of bad luck. In the spirit of the times we live in, I dedicated a whole chapter to COVID-19 trivia and weird medical conditions. I am well aware that many potential readers might be overwhelmed by the condensed negativity, but hey… a fact is a fact! Continue to read if you are curious to learn:- Why were the trousers of New Zealand’s farmers exploding?- What is the depressing origin of the phrase “Hip Hip, Hooray”?- Why did the Spanish Habsburgs royal family sleep with human mummies?- Why was it legal in Iceland until 2015 to kill Basque people?- Who was the “Deep Throat” informer from the Watergate scandal?- How many people were killed trying to cross the notorious Berlin Wall?- Why do snakes make a better pet than cats or dogs?- How can millipedes cause a train crash?- What is the etymology of “thug”?- What are the chances of getting killed by rubbish falling from space?- How did polygamist men in Kuwait manage to visit all their wives during the coronavirus lockdown?However incredible these pieces of trivia might sound, all entries have been verified and fact-checked.

Peace and Quiet Puzzle Relaxers Vol 6: Crossword For Beginners Edition (Beginners Crossword Puzzles Series)

IMPORTANT - EBOOK edition of this book is an PRINT BOOK REPLICA and not used for completing puzzles on the device. The eBook is a preview providing useful content on the benefits of crossword, sudoku and other puzzles for both children and adults, also showing the actual puzzles available in the physical copy of the book. A BONUS link in the book lets you download books with high quality crossword puzzle and sudoku book PDF pages with dozens of puzzles with clues and answers that readers can PRINT. The download is optional, it is not the main function or purpose of this ebook - PRINT REPLICA. Crossword puzzles are beneficial to players of all ages. The stronger ability to spot patterns is achieved through a daily dose of crosswords. Additional benefits also include improved confidence in self, focus and determination. Overall, the activity is an excellent brain trainer and skills developer. Start answering crossword puzzles today!

Seeing the Bigger Picture: Global Infographics

Ever wondered whether more people own a car in England than in France, or which country gives the most to charity? Not a day goes by without such facts and figures being quoted in the media for us all to ponder or discuss at the pub. Seeing the Bigger Picture is jam-packed with fascinating statistics about countries the world over. Each chart displays information using illustrated visuals, rather than dry words and traditional graphs or pie charts, which represent the data as well as the context of the study. In this book, readers can discover a wealth of facts about each country across many topical subjects, including: Cancer survival; Childhood mortality; Church attendance; Cinema attendance; Carbon dioxide emissions; Coca-Cola consumption; Defence spending; Football attendances; Government debt; House prices; Hours of sunshine; Illegal drug consumption; Immigration; Lifespan; Literacy Murder rates; Number of children per family; Personal debt; Pet ownership; Population density; Rainfall; Smoking; Weight, and more. Informative, fun and easy to understand, all readers will enjoy seeing the bigger picture behind the world we live in.