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              Books by John Mitchinson

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              1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off
                 

              1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off (Hardback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John; Harkin, James

              • RRP: $32.50
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              Inlcudes facts such as Cows moo in regional accents, the entire internet weighs less than a grain of sand, the dialling code from Britain to Russia is 007, potatoes have more chromosomes than human beings, the London Underground has made more money from its famous map than it has... from running trains and more.
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              ISBN 9780571297917
              Released NZ 1 Dec 2012
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 14+ years
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              Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
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              The EFG Bumper Book of QI Annuals

              The EFG Bumper Book of QI Annuals (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John

              • RRP: $35.00
              • $27.30
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              The QI Annuals are the nearest things to having the hit BBC1 TV show live in your living room. This bumper paperback edition contains three annuals and is suitable as a gift for the millions of new QI fans who have recently joined the series since its transfer to prime time BBC1.

              ISBN 9780571270989
              Released NZ 23 Mar 2011
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Indent title (sourced internationally), Allow 8-12 weeks due to Covid 19 freight delays
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              QI Annual 2008

              QI Annual 2008 (Hardback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $31.19
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              Imagine an edition of The Guinness Book of Records selected by a panel of stand-up comedians. This work is packed with original contributions from Stephen Fry, Alan Davies, Jo Brand, Bill Bailey and other regular guests on the show, with games to play at home, puzzles, cartoon st...rips, mini-encyclopaedias, how-to diagrams and masses of QI facts.
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              ISBN 9780571237791
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2007
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off
               

              1,227 QI Facts To Blow Your Socks Off (Paperback, Export - International edition)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John; Harkin, James

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Includes some of the facts such as: cows moo in regional accents; the entire internet weighs less than a grain of sand; the dialling code from Britain to Russia is 007; potatoes have more chromosomes than human beings; the London Underground has made more money from its famous ma...p than it has from running trains and more.
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              ISBN 9780571297948
              Released NZ 28 Sep 2013
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over

              1,423 QI Facts to Bowl You Over (Paperback, Open Market Edition - WHS Travel ed)

              By Lloyd, John; Harkin, James; Miller, Anne; Mitchinson, John

              • RRP: $19.99
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              Iceland imports ice cubes A group of ladybirds is called a loveliness It is illegal in Saudi Arabia to name a child Sandi Eight billion particles of fog can fit into a teaspoon People who read books live longer than people who don't Prince Philip was born on a kitchen table in Co...rfu No human beings have ever had sex in space Netflix's biggest competitor is sleep Mice sigh up to 40 times an hour
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              ISBN 9780571341689
              Released NZ 7 Jan 2019
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              161 In-stock at publisher; ships 7-14 working days
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              QI: The Book of General Ignorance - The Noticeably Stouter Edition
               

              QI: The Book of General Ignorance - The Noticeably Stouter Edition (Paperback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John

              • RRP: $24.99
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              A catalogue of all the misconceptions, mistakes and misunderstandings in 'common knowledge'. It comes with facts such as: No one has ever slid down a bannister; there are 613 commandments in the Bible; vipers, cobras and rattlesnakes are not poisonous; the unluckiest date is Mond...ay the 27th; and, you have no muscles in your fingers.
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              ISBN 9780571323906
              Released NZ 25 Mar 2015
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              QI: The Third Book of General Ignorance
                

              QI: The Third Book of General Ignorance (Hardback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John; Harkin, James; Murray, Andrew Hunter

              • RRP: $48.50
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              Who invented the sandwich? What was the best thing before sliced bread? Who first ate frogs' legs? This book gathers 180 questions that featured on the BBC TV programme's popular 'General Ignorance' round, and show why, when it comes to general knowledge, none of us knows anythin...g at all.
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              ISBN 9780571308989
              Released NZ 23 Sep 2015
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              QI: Advanced Banter
               

              QI: Advanced Banter (Paperback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John

              • RRP: $32.50
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              A compendium of wise one-liners, laugh out loud jokes, and inspirational quotes of truth and beauty. Organised into more than 400 subjects, from ambition to worry (or from artichokes to windows), it offers you motivational and inspirational quotes, and a useful take on almost eve...ry situation life throws at you.
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              ISBN 9780571323883
              Released NZ 25 Mar 2015
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted

              1,342 QI Facts To Leave You Flabbergasted (Hardback, Main)

              By Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John; Harkin, James

              • RRP: $24.99
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              Part of the bestselling QI series, this collection is chock full of 1,342 witty, weird and downright flabbergasting facts, chosen by the QI Elves.

              ISBN 9780571332465
              Released NZ 26 Oct 2016
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Purcell Remembered
                

              Purcell Remembered (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Burden, Michael; Lloyd, John; Mitchinson, John

              • Imp. $89.50
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              Purcell was the greatest ornament of English music in the seventeenth century, and has been a source of inspiration for British composers ever since. This book offers a portrait of the composer both in his time and since, using diaries, letters and official and published writings... from the seventeenth to the twentieth centuries.
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              ISBN 9780571250448
              Released NZ 1 May 2011
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 0-0 years
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              Internationally sourced on backorder; allow 4-8 weeks
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