Uncle John's Bathroom Reader

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Overview

At last...Here it is...The book you've been waiting for! No more frantic searches at the last minute for that perfect magazine article. No agonizing choices between light reading and the serious stuff. This little volume has it all: Entertainment, humor, education, trivia, science, history, pop culture...and more! And it's even divided by length - you can spend a minute with the Quickies, relax with Normal-Length articles, or really get comfortable with Long Items.

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Overview

At last...Here it is...The book you've been waiting for! No more frantic searches at the last minute for that perfect magazine article. No agonizing choices between light reading and the serious stuff. This little volume has it all: Entertainment, humor, education, trivia, science, history, pop culture...and more! And it's even divided by length - you can spend a minute with the Quickies, relax with Normal-Length articles, or really get comfortable with Long Items.

Finally, here's a book written especially to be read in the bathroom. Full of famous quotes, sick jokes, America's greatest rumors, brain teasers, fun facts, trivia, short stories and other gems to make the bathroom stay a pleasant one.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780312026639
  • Publisher: St. Martin's Press
  • Publication date: 11/28/1988
  • Edition description: REV
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 272,718
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.60 (d)

Meet the Author

In 1987, Uncle John found himself stranded on his throne with nothing to read. That’s when he came up with the idea to launch a series of trivia books specifically tailored toward his fellow bathroom readers. He gathered together the best trivia writers he could find and charged them with the task of combing the worlds of science, history, sports, politics, and pop culture to compile dozens of interesting articles that could be absorbed in just a few minutes. Now, with more than ten million books in print and a membership base topping 40,000 loyal readers, the movement begat by Uncle John is stronger than ever.

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  • Posted February 20, 2010

    Dull listening.

    Boring.

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  • Posted February 6, 2010

    Very good listen

    We listened to this on a long 4 hour drive, this definitly made the ride go a lot "quicker" then usual for us. It is amazing the things you learn, so many tidbits of info...

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 9, 2009

    Uncle John's Bathroom series books.

    I have purchased the Uncle John's Bathroom series several times for
    my husband and he seems to enjoy them.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 9, 2008

    Great for road trips!

    My family and I were going to travel by van to New Jersey to visit family. I wanted a puzzle book to switch up with reading during the long trip. I looked at crossword, find-a-word and several other books and couldn't settle on just one genre. When I found this book, although not fond of the name of the book, I was thrilled to death! There were puzzles for everyone and we were even able to do a couple with the whole group! Can't wait to do another one - I'm not going to wait for the next road trip either!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted May 17, 2003

    Misspelling of editor's name!!!

    I think the book is fabulous -- but then, I edited it. And my name is spelled SPADACCINI -- not SPADACEINI. Glad to see it's available! Thanks, Stephanie Spadaccini

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted September 5, 2000

    Not a Kings ransom

    When you are on the throne, you need some wisdom to fall back on, comes specially equipped with a built in jester. I'm sold on the entire series.

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