Everything You Need to Know About the World

Everything You Need to Know About the World

Audiobook CD - 2007
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Packed full of humorous facts and trivia.

Short-listed for the New Zealand Children's Books Award and has been on the NZ kids' bestseller list since its publication.

Supported by terrific, zany Simon Eliot website: www.simoneliot.com

Simon Eliot TV quiz show and mobile-phone games soon to be launched.

Can be listened to in sequence or at random and will be bookmarked on the audio edition accordingly.

Did you know that funnel-web spiders can bite through fingernails? That most piranhas are vegetarian? That killer bees are the result of an experiment gone wrong? That a man with athlete's foot once fed parts of his decaying foot to his pet Venus flytrap - and it ate it? Yep, I know a lot of cool stuff. Welcome to my world, where one weird thing leads to another.

"... amusing, unconventional compendium of factual trivia...a magnet for the pre-teen readers." - Magpies Magazine.

"Contains oodles of interesting facts... Pack this one for long drives." - Sunday Age.

"Written in kid language with kid terms, your kid will just love it!" - Single Parent Bible

Publisher: [Melbourne] : 2007
ISBN: 9781740939812
Branch Call Number: JAB 030 ELIO
Characteristics: 3 sound discs (CD) (2 hr., 35 min.)
Additional Contributors: Wemyss, Stig


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