The ultimate trivia guide for kids!
Did you know THAT:
The first ready-to-eat breakfast cereal was Shredded Wheat in 1893 (it beat Kellogg’s Corn Flakes by just five years)
Scarlett Johansson, Ashton Kutcher and Simon Cowell all have twin brothers.
Everton were the first British football club to introduce a stripe down the side of their shorts.
The word DUDE was coined by Oscar Wilde and his friends. It is a combination of the words ‘duds’ and ‘attitude’.
Well you do now! Filled with fantastic facts and figures to amaze and intrigue . . . once you start reading you'll be hooked for hours!Author Profile
Mitchell Symons was born in 1957 in London and educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE, where he studied just enough law to get a Third. Since leaving BBC TV, where he was a researcher and then a director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster and journalist. He was a principal writer of early editions of the board game Trivial Pursuit and has devised many television formats. Currently he writes an award-winning weekly column for the Sunday Express.Reviews
Mitch knows more totally useless things about useless subjects than anybody on Earth',...the wonderfully entitled How to Avoid Wombat's Bum
...As for why you want to avoid a wombat's bum...buy the book and find out.,...offers hours of fun for anyone over 10 who loves trivia.,...there's the irresistably named How to Avoid Wombat's Bum
by Mitchell Symons. This is a goldmine of facts to brighten up your life plus unexplained events...And why the title? Oh, there is a reason and you''ll have to buy the book to find out.,...essential, interesting and also trivial facts...,...all kinds of bizarre but fascinating facts.,It covers an amazing variety of subjects...,I really liked the book because it was funny and told you things you never even knew.,The perfect book to provoke a smile.