Weird books

Strangers Have The Best Candy
1. Thankfully, this isnt the title of a childrens book. Margaret Meps Schultes travelogue documents the interesting conversations shes had with strangers over the years. .....
People Who Dont Know They Re Dead
2. In this book, the author tells the story of his Uncle Wally and Aunt Ruth who counseled lost spirits that moved into bodies that didnt belong to them. Its full of practical information for both the living and the deceased. .....
Cooking With Poo
3. The Poo in this title refers to worldrenowned Thai chef Khun Poo. .....
Natural bust enlargement with total mind power
4. Instead of blowing thousands dollars on surgery, Dr. Donald L. Wilson suggests that increased breast size can be achieved through the power of mindful thinking. The contents read more like softcore erotic poetry than a selfhelp guide. One noteworthy line reads, You look up at the sky, and you see a white cloud formation in the shape of your breasts which reminds you of How perfect your breasts can be. .....
The Stray Shopping Carts of Eastern North America
5. The books summary calls it, A musthave for anyone with a passion for shopping carts and a love of the great outdoors. .....
Fashion Cats
6. This 160page coffee table book compiles the masterpieces of Takako Iwasa, Japans #1 cat tailor, into a glossy collection of the finest feline fashion. Supermodel cats Prin and Koutaro dont wear costumes (although a frog hat and bunny ears make appearances) so much as cat couture, from regal satin capes to striped newsboy caps and proper plaid ties. They even manage to wear Hello Kitty ears with dignity. .....
Anybody Can Be Cool But Awesome Takes Practice
7. Neither the title nor the cover make it immediately evident that Anybody Can Be Cool is a Christian devotional book for teens, which could be disappointing for unsuspecting readers hoping for a 12step plan to awesome. The guy in the redandwhite knit sweater probably doesnt need any tips, though. .....
Bombproof Your Horse
8. Although its true that horses spook easily, bombproofing sounds a bit drastic, doesnt it? As if this books techniques arent enough for a worried horse owner, theres a sequel entitled Better Than Bombproof New Ways to Make Your Horse a Solid Citizen and Keep You Safe on the Ground, in the Arena, and on the Trail. If theres ever a third book, itll have to contain no less than the secret to eternal equine life. .....
Who Cares about Elderly People
9. The Who Cares series helps us to learn about ourselves, our world and our responsibilities, and fosters caring, sharing and loving instincts. .....
Does God Ever Speak through Cats
10. This is one of those pressing questions the Bible, the Torah, and the Quran all neglected to answer. .....
How to Disappear Completely and Never Be Found
11. This supposed handbook for those who really have something to hide features sections dedicated to procuring new identification papers, finding a job, pseudocide, and more, but its hard to take advice from an author who misspells disappear not once, but seven times. Its also unfortunately almost 20 years out of date avoiding paper trails are the least of a wouldbe disappearers worries these days. .....
Sun beams may be extracted from cucumbers but the process is tedious
12. David Daggetts 1799 Fourth of July oration is a Federalist response to Thomas Jefferson that presumably had little to do with cucumbers or sunbeams, which makes its extremely incongruous title all the more delightful. .....
How Green Were the Nazis
13. Would Goebbels have driven a Prius? Did the Butcher of Lyon recycle his empty aluminum cans? Of all the adjectives one might associate with Hitlers regime, ecofriendly is not one that immediately springs to mind. .....
How to Survive a Garden Gnome Attack
14. Some say the world will end in fire, some say in garden gnomes. This is the book every survivalminded citizen needs to prepare for an apocalyptic vision more terrifying than zombies or aliens because anything could be lurking behind those innocent expressions. .....
Knitting With Dog Hair
15. Come to think of it, scarves made of wool from some strange, anonymous sheep have always felt a bit impersonal. .....
How to Teach Physics to Your Dog
16. Therapy dogs can soothe survivors of traumatic events by their mere presence an ability Chad Orzel seems to hope translates to teaching quantum mechanics to the nonphysicists among us. Emmy, a German shepherdmix whos quick to catch on to abstract concepts, is an effective teaching tool for Orzels actual audience humans and shes pretty cute to boot. .....
Manifold Destiny
17. Were not experts, but if your vintage car engine runs hot enough to cook a fullcourse meal, you might want to call a mechanic. If youre lucky, maybe theyll agree to be paid in side dishes. .....
Royal Knit
18. Forget trying to cop Duchess Kate Middletons style with storebought items. Instead, knit your own outfits worthy of Buckingham Palace. The book includes patterns for a yarn replica of the St. Edwards Crown as well as an original design for a pair of slippers that look like Corgis, in a nod to the reigning monarchs preference for the Welsh herd dogs. A guardsmans iconic bearskin hat, However, might be beyond the books scope. .....
Dating for Under a Dollar
19. Dont be so quick to label buyers of this book a cheap date. Keep in mind that Dating for Under a Dollar was published over a decade ago in 1999; adjusting for inflation, a dollar then was equivalent to a whopping $1.34 today. Thats more than enough to buy a candy bar or a small order of fast food fries, which sounds like a nifty date A single dollar isnt quite equal to the selling price of Blair Tolmans book, but the extra few dollars would probably be worth it for 299 better frugal dating ideas than mine. .....
The Best Fences
20. As the old proverb (sort of) goes, the best fences make the best neighbors. Never settle for less. .....
How to Land a Top Paying Pierogi Makers Job
21. Unemployment rates are high for everyone right now, dumpling chefs included. With no recipes, this complete guide to opportunities is only good for seasoned pierogi professionals. .....
Teach Your Wife to Be a Widow
22. Its best to be prepared. .....
Treat Your Own Neck
23. In the days before hypochondriacs could be satisfied (or spurred on) by a quick WebMD search for symptoms like stiff elbow or sore ankles, Spinal Publications New Zealand Ltd. and physical therapist Robin McKenzie released a handy paperback guide to selfcare for all neckrelated problems. Reviews of the book range from highly recommend to a warning that some of the exercises might be quite harmful to those with preexisting arthritis. Exercise caution when reading. .....
Body Builders in Tutus
24. This is, unfortunately, not an illustrated coffee table book, but a cleverly titled collection of marketing advice essays. Well done, Philipp Lomboy you sold us. .....
Whose Bottom is This
25. This concept was apparently so good that two different publishers have used it. The illustrated Whose Bottom Is This? is a hardcover lifttheflap guessing game for children ages 1 to 3. Those same children can then graduate a few years later to Wayne Lynchs photographic series of books, which include the posed posteriors of hippos, rhinos, bighorn sheep, pintailed ducks, and more. It might be good preparation for a childs first field trip to the zoo, so long as someone teaches them what animals look like from the front as well. .....
The Lull before Dorking
26. Theres no readily available information on this reprinted 1871 collection of British pamphlets, but the titular dorking might either refer to a market town just south of London, or to a breed of fivetoed English domestic fowl. Feel free to leave your speculation as to what The Lull Before Dorking could possibly mean in the comments below. .....
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27. To clarify Radiation was a brand of automated gas cooker. .....
Liberace Your Personal Fashion Consultant
28. Finally, there exists a practical guide for the stylechallenged masses. Who wouldnt want to mix sequins and fringe, stars and argyle, or knee socks and shortshorts like the worlds highestpaid entertainer? .....
Goblinproofing Ones Chicken Coop
29. The Associated Press described this 2012 book as a supernaturally tinged barnyard manual. In addition to goblins, the guide also offers practical advice for warding off dwarves, brownies, and flower fairies. .....
How to Avoid Huge Ships
30. Originally published under the full title, How to Avoid Huge Ships, or I Never Met a Ship I Liked, Captain John W. Trimmers Howto guide delivers readers exactly what it promises. Though it was named worst book ever by Publishers Weekly, its garnered quite a fan base on Amazon. One reviewer wrote I was jogging around the block when all of a sudden I was almost struck by a huge ship Thankfully I had read How to Avoid Huge Ships. I have lived to tell the tale and now I only hope future generations read this lifesaver. .....
Highlights in the History of Concrete
31. In this book author C.C. Stanley looks back through concretes riveting 7600year history. Unfortunately youll have to look elsewhere for a comprehensive account; here he only hits the highlights. .....
The joy of chickens
32. A musthave for any chicken enthusiast. .....
Oral Sadism and the Vegetarian Personality
33. This book is an anthology of readings from the Journal of Polymorphous Perversity. It includes such hardhitting psychiatric observations as, One hundred percent of all dead patients sHowed a marked reluctance to pay their bills, and When Ms. Cinderella left her glass slipper behind at the stroke of midnight, she was clearly acting in a state of rebellion against the dictatorial regimentation of the domineering fairy godmother. Thankfully, its all parody. .....
Living with Crazy Buttocks
34. Though it sounds like a selfhelp book, Living with Crazy Buttocks is actually collection of humor pieces by Australian cartoonist Kaz Cooke. People living with literal crazy buttocks will have to look elsewhere for coping advice. .....
The Do It Yourself Lobotomy
35. When thinking of ways to improve your creative problemsolving capabilities and get ahead in the workplace, a lobotomy doesnt usually top the list. Apparently the team behind this book thought the concept of a doityourself one would have copies flying off the shelves. .....
Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes
36. If youve ever wished there could be more complex geometry in your crocheting adventures, then this book is for you. It includes 200 photographs of comfy, colorful hyperbolic models with instructions on How to craft them. .....
The book of marmalade
37. Here is the beall and endall of comprehensive marmalade guides. One review from the Bristol Evening Post reads, Wilson has found out just about everything anyone could ever have wanted to know about the splendid preserve. .....
The Madam as Entrepreneur
38. This account follows one member of the worlds oldest profession from getting her start as a teenage to stepping down as a house madam in her forties. Its part sociological analysis part business guide. .....
Managing a Dental Practice
39. Genghis Khan was a busy guy, and he was never able to find time to open a dental practice in between building an empire. This book still suggests that dentists should be taking a page from his book. .....
Greatest Female In Video Game History
Lara Croft. Lara Croft may be the most iconic female character in gaming, but lets not forget that she was designed from the getgo to be little more than a male fantasy of a woman. A dual pistolwielding, tigerkicking male fantasy, but a jiggly male fantasy nonet .....
The Lion and Rabbit
Lion and Rabbit Step 14. Hearing the echo of his own, the lion got angry and jumped into the well and drowned. .....
SuperFood
Cocoa Beans. You can really taste the difference between a Livit and a diet here, because despite cocoa’s association with candy, it really is good for you! Cocoa may help control blood pressure, reduce insulin resistance, and provide other Benefits to cardiovasc .....
What to Eat in Jammu and Kashmir
Nadir Yakhin. A few of the friends of Spiceroots recently asked me to share some traditional recipes from Kashmir. Today I chose to share the Nadir Yakhin .....
Weird Hotels around the World
Singita Sabi Sand. Kruger National Park Area, South Africa Famous for what is outside the hotel as much or more than for what is inside it, the Sabi Sand offers three luxury lodges in the middle of a world class game reserve. Herds of elephants, leopards, gi .....
Mumbai City
Dr Bhau Daji Lad Museum. The Dr.Bhau Daji Lad Mumbai City Museum (formerly the Victoria and Albert Museum) is the oldest museum in Mumbai.Situated in Byculla East, it was originally established in 1855 as a treasure house of the decorative and industrial arts, and was later .....
Benefits of Lemon
Soften Dry Scaly Elbows. Itchy elbows are bad enough, but they look terrible too. For better looking (and feeling) elbows, mix baking soda and lemon juice to make an abrasive paste, then rub it into your elbows for a soothing, smoothing, and exfoliating treatment. Rinse your .....
Motorcycle Racing?
Indoor Short Track and TT Racing. Indoor races consist of either a polished concrete floor with coke syrup or other media sprayed or mopped onto the concrete for traction for the tyres of the motorcycles, or on dirt that has been moistened and hard packed, or left loose (often called .....
Best Beaches
Playa de Los lances. At Spains southernmost point, a world renowned wind tunnel meets 5 straight miles of crystal clear water, soft white sand and a rush of surfers adrenaline. The result is a gathering of thousands at the undisputed kite surfing capital of the world. .....
Home Remedies
Fever. 1. Extract 1 teaspoon each juice of tulsi leaves and bel flowers. Add 1 teaspoon honey. Take twice a day.2. Tea made by boiling 1 teaspoon fenugreek seeds (methi dana), taken twice or thrice a day provides excellent remedy. (A little honey or lemon j .....
Rules to play Squash
International Scoring. A point is scored only when the server wins a rally.When the server loses a rally he or she loses the right to serve and the opponent becomes the server. When a point has been scored durng play, the server must serve from the opposite service box.The .....
Wedding
On the day coordinator. Have an on the day coordinator so you do not have to worry about all the details. .....
Dwellings Perched Incredibly Precariously
Holman House Australia. Inspired by Picasso s The Bather, this cliff top house by Durbach Block Jaggers dangles over the sea for spectacular views. .....
Benefits of Thyme
Stress. Thyme oil eases the stressed arteries and veins and helps in reducing blood pressure. .....
Essential Photography Tips
Focus on the action. If you really want to convey an impression of speed in your images, pan your lens in line with speeding cars, horses and runners and shoot with a fairly slow shutter speed 1/125 second or below to blur the background. Keeping the subject sharp .....
Most Stylish Airports In The World
Marrakesh Menara Airport Morocco. Stylish exterior covered in arabesques blends modernity with tradition. .....
Stress Management Tips
Reframe problems. Try to view stressful situations from a more positive perspective. Rather than fuming about a traffic jam, look at it as an opportunity to pause and regroup, listen to your favorite radio station, or enjoy some alone time. .....
Amazing Natural Places in the World
Great Barrier Reef Australia. The largest living structure on the globe, the Great Barrier Reef is comprised of over 2,900 individual reefs and 900 islands; it stretches more than 1,400 miles long the Coral Sea off the coast of Queensland, Australia. Within its 133,000 square mil .....
Kissing Facts That May Shock You
Fact 20. Most people remember their first kiss more vividly than the first time they had sex. .....
Interior Design Ideas
Think like a submariner. Not an inch of space is unused, says designer Jonathan Tuckey of the mews house he redesigned in Londons Notting Hill for a former submariner, someone used to confined spaces. Case in point? The modern living room is screened with Douglas fir panelli .....
Forever Young Naturally Lifestyle
Beating anxiety Driver shrug. At the wheel, lift your shoulders toward your ears. Squeeze tightly then drop on an exhalation. Repeat, then roll your shoulders up, back and down. Reverse the movement. .....
Precautions while using Pesticides
Permit requirements. Many pesticides require a permit from the county agricultural commissioner before possession or use. When such materials are recommended, they are marked with an asterisk (*) in the treatment tables or chemical sections of this publication. .....
Rules to play Aquatics
Moving water. Participants should be able to easily regain and maintain their footing in currents or waves. Areas with large waves, swiftly flowing currents, or moderate currents that flow toward the open sea or into areas of danger should be avoided. .....
Precautions while using Cathode Ray Oscilloscope
Digital storage oscilloscope. The digital storage oscilloscope, or DSO for short, is now the preferred type for most industrial applications. Instead of storage type cathode ray tubes, DSOs use digital memory, which can store data as long as required without degradation. A digita .....
Ways to Be a Better Parent
Write down three things that went right every night. A study by Martin Seligman found that people who wrote down three things that went well (and what caused them) before bed were happier even after just one week. This concept can be applied to parenting, too. Try ending your day by writing down three .....
Benefits of Dill Seeds
The fight against respiratory diseases. It is also in the competence of dill. .....
Rules to play Skeet Shooting
Disciplines. Clay pigeon shooting has at least 20 different forms of regulated competition called disciplines, although most can be grouped under the main headings of trap, skeet, and sporting. .....
SuperFood
Chestnuts. At one time, one in every four hardwood trees in some parts of the United States was an American Chestnut. That situation changed with a blight that first arrived in 1904 on some Chinese Chestnut trees, which had resistance to the blight, though the .....
Precautions while using Power Supply
Precautions while modifying the circuit. Switch off the circuit as per the steps in section 3.5.Modify the connections as per your requirement.Again check the circuit as per steps in section 3.3, and switch ON as per steps in section 3.4. .....
Celebrities Who Swear By Yoga
Alessandra Ambrosio. Alessandra Ambrosio is seen here wearing a white cardigan and slacks to match. Looking closely at the famous Brazilian supermodel one can see that she keeps her figure perfectly toned. The Victoria secret model has an estimated value of 6.6 million U .....
Benefits of Mangoes
High iron for women. Mango is rich in iron, hence it is a great natural solution for people suffering from anemia. Menopausal and pregnant women can indulge in mangoes as this will increase their iron levels and calcium at the same time. Mango fruit is rich in preandbiot .....
What to Eat in Andhra Pradesh
Vankaya pachadi. This chutney of brinjal is slightly similar to the North Indian Baingan ka bhartha but has more spices and it isn .....
Popular Easy to Grow House Plants
Christmas Trees. Living trees can only be kept indoors for ten days. Keep in a garage or unheated area for a few days before bringing indoors, to lessen shock. Keep out of direct sunlight, and away from heat sources. Avoid heat producing lights. Keep soil moist. .....
Fitness Stretching
Seated Hip External Rotator and Hip Extensor Stretch. Hip Stretches: Method:Sit on the floor with the left leg extended straight out in front. Bend the right knee and place the right foot flat against the left inner thigh, as close as possible to the pelvic area. Place the hands on the floor next to the .....
Benefits of Watermelons
Nutritional Profile. Watermelon is an unusual fruit source of the carotenoid lycopene and a rich source of phenolic antioxidants. Watermelon contains cucurbitacin E, a triterpene anti-inflammatory phytonutrient, and unusual amounts of the amino acid citrulline. Watermelo .....
Benefits of Zucchinis
Especially golden skin varieties. zucchinis, especially golden skin varieties, are rich in flavonoid poly phenolic antioxidants such as carotenes, lutein and zea xanthin. These compounds help scavenge harmful oxygen derived free radicals and reactive oxygen species (ROS) from the bod .....
Movies for Valentines Day
P S I Love You. Director Richard LaGravenese, Cast Hilary Swank, Gerard Butler An American film based on the novel of the same name by Cecelia Ahern. Plot The story revolves around a married couple Holly Kennedy Hilary Swank who is smart and beautiful and Gerry Ge .....
Most Extraordinary Churches Of The World
Grundtvigs Church Copenhagen Denmark. Grundtvig s Church (Danish: Grundtvigs Kirke) is located in the Bispebjerg district of Copenhagen, Denmark. It is a rare example of expressionist church architecture. Due to its unusual appearance, it is one of the best known churches in the city. .....
Benefits of Grapefruits
Enjoy Benefits from the Antioxidant Lycopene. The rich pink and red colors of grapefruit are due to lycopene, a carotenoid phytonutrient. (PLEASE NOTE: Lycopene is only found in pink and red grapefruit. White grapefruit does not provide this carotenoid.) Lycopene appears to have antitumor activi .....
Benefits of Lime
In Depth Nutritional Profile. An indepth nutritional profile forLemon/Limesis also available. This profile includes information on a full array of nutrients, including carbohydrates, sugar, soluble and insoluble fiber, sodium, vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, amino acids and more .....
Benefits of Broccoli
Cancer prevention. Broccoli shares these cancer fighting, immune boosting properties with other cruciferous vegetables such as cauliflower, Brussels sprouts and cabbage. Probably the most publicized health benefit of broccoli is its possible ability to help prevent can .....
The Worlds Most Haunted Hotels
Bourbon Orleans US. It s rumoured that many ghosts from different eras of the building s history roam the halls of the Bourbon Orleans hotel. The building was once a convent and orphanage and the most frequently told story is of the young girl who is seen rolling a ball .....
Unbelievable Facts About Alcohol
Fact 6. Over half of the hospitals in the largest 65 Metropolitan areas in the U. S. have reported that they offer alcohol beverage service to their patients. .....
Most Bizarre Hollywood Dystopias
Minority Report 2002. A film that has been cited as a significant influence on modern technology, Minority Report has become ever more relevant in the years since its release. It tells the story of an agent of the PreCrime department in Washington DC, 2054, a man who capt .....
Animal Themed Nail Art Designs
Butterfly nail art. Butterfly wings printed nails look amazingly feminine and attractive. You can do them in any color you like and over gradient nails. They look awesome in spring. There are many indie stamping plates available in this design. You can use them to stamp .....
Weird World Record
Human Magnet. Etibar Elchiyev poses with 53 metal spoons magnetized to his body during an attempt to break his own Guinness World Record for Most spoons on a human body in Tbilisi, Georgia, December 28, 2013. .....
Guru Nanak Dev
Nanak the Householder. Nanaks father became increasingly frustrated with him. His sister, Nanaki, lived with her husband in a town called Sultanpur. They found Nanak a job working in a granary. Nanak left his wife and sons with his parents promising to send for them as soo .....
Astrology
Aquarius in Romance. Aquarius ( Jan 20 - Feb 18 ) Aquarius in Romance : Sociable Aquarius rules the House of Friends, which means that many a courtship will begin in a group setting. Once the Water Bearer zeroes in on a target, though, an offbeat and zany romance is lik .....
Pet Care
Bowel Movement 2. Training Tips : If you catch your puppy in the act of eliminating inside, clap sharply twice, just enough to startle but not scare him. When startled, the puppy should stop in mid-stream. Immediately run with him outside, encouraging him to come with .....
Most Famous Fictional Robots of All Time
The Iron Giant. Before he was creating masterpieces for Pixar, Brad Bird was directing this 1999 animated film for Warner Bros with a story as compelling as his work to follow. After losing its memory upon crash landing on earth, The Iron Giant must learn the ways o .....
Valentines Day Cake Ideas
A Gift From The Heart Cake. On Valentines Day, give your special someone a Gift from the Heart. This cake is simple to decorate using ready to use rolled fondant and heart cut outs, and its even easier to enjoy. .....
Weird Hotels around the World
Al Maha Desert Resort. Dubai Hidden among the red sand dunes of the Al Maha desert and wind peaks of the Hajar Mountains lies an incredible oasis located amongst the palm groves. Resembling a Beduin camp, the Al Maha Desert Resort features luxury tents each ove .....
Best Women Trench Coats
Topshop sleeveless coat. Wear it belted over a long skirt or open over skinny cropped pants. Topshop sleeveless coat, $125 .....
Wildlife Sanctuaries and National Parks of India
Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary. Kinnerasani Wildlife Sanctuary is located in Khammam district, Telangana state of India. The wildlife sanctuary is spread over an area of 635.40 km? with the picturesque Kinnerasani Lake with densely forested islands in the middle of the sanctuary. .....
Benefits of Peas
Harvest as most of the sugar content. Green peas are at their best soon after their harvest as most of the sugar content rapidly gets converted to starch. They should be placed in the vegetable compartment inside the refrigerator set at high relative humidity where they can last for 2 to .....
Mind Blowing Beauty Tricks
rinse. Want lustrous hair? Wash, rinse and repeat. .....
Ways to Be a Better Parent
Parent your kid in an age appropriate way. Sometimes we are harder on younger kids than their age warrants; other times we treat older kids like babies. Making it a priority to parent our children in an age-appropriate way is a key part of raising well-adjusted kids. .....
Precautions while using CNG
WARNING. If the vehicle has been in an accident or fire, cylinders and system must be examined by a qualified inspector. .....
Rules to play Croquet
Blocked at a Wicket by a Dead Ball. If an opponent causes a ball to be blocked from scoring its wicket by a dead ball s for two consecutive turns, the blocked ball becomes alive on the blocking ball s . The opponent must be responsible for the block, not the side claiming a block. A b .....
Tips to get ready for Exams
Study on old exams. One of the most useful ways to prepare for exams is to practice taking past versions. This helps you get used to the format of the questions, and if you time yourself can also be good practice for making sure you spend the right sum of time on each .....
Healthy Back
Proactively manage your situation. We encourage you to proactively manage treatment for your back pain. This includes carefully preparing for your doctor visits, so that they are as productive and helpful as possible, and educating yourself with reliable information so you can ask the .....
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