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What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions Cover Image
$28.00
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Humble Pi: When Math Goes Wrong in the Real World Cover Image
$17.00
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How To: Absurd Scientific Advice for Common Real-World Problems Cover Image
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Frequently Asked Questions about the Universe Cover Image
$28.00
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Will My Cat Eat My Eyeballs?: And Other Questions About Dead Bodies Cover Image
By Caitlin Doughty, Dianné Ruz (Illustrator)
$15.95
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One Day Smarter: Hilarious, Random Information to Uplift and Inspire Cover Image
$16.00
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How to Invent Everything: A Survival Guide for the Stranded Time Traveler Cover Image
$17.00
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The Little Book of Alpaca Philosophy: A Calmer, Wiser, Fuzzier Way of Life (the Little Animal Philosophy Books) Cover Image
$9.99
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How to Take Over the World: Practical Schemes and Scientific Solutions for the Aspiring Supervillain Cover Image
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The Dictionary of Difficult and Unusual Words: Over 10,000 Confusing Terms Explained Cover Image
$19.99
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Euphemisms That Get on My You-Know-Whats: And Other Meticulously Assembled Lists of Extremely Valuable Nonsense Cover Image
$14.99
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The 90s Quizpedia: The Ultimate Book of Trivia Cover Image
$12.95
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