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Modern Phobias: A Litany of Contemporary Fears

2.83 of 5 stars 2.83  ·  rating details  ·  29 ratings  ·  4 reviews
Drawing from the hugely popular weekly "Daily Telegraph "column, the ultimate book of modern phobias

Did you leave work yesterday and have a stab of fear that you'd forgotten to press save before switching off your computer? Did you then go to the pub, get very drunk, then wake this morning unable to remember what awful things you might have said or done? You're not parano
Hardcover, 202 pages
Published November 6th 2006 by Bloomsbury UK (first published 2006)
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Suncan Stone
One of those books to be left on the toilet, (no, it is not that bad that one should use it for toilet paper) but it is one of those that you do not want to read in a single sitting (so to speak). Basically it is one of those 'gag' books, like an encyclopedia, full of entries that can not be read one after the other... but I guess that even as a gag book I have read better ones... still beats reading the depressing newspapers on the toilet..
Leticia Martín-Fuertes
It certainly makes you smile, but not laugh. I enjoyed it although I didn't understand all the references as it requires to know a lot about the United Kingdom culture, but I hope to re-read it in the future and know some more :)
Dhyey Dandnayak
Funny and relatable.
It's funny for a while but I couldn't get myself to read it all.
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