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The Qi Pocket Book Of Animals

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Meet the water bears that can live in suspension for hundreds of years, the parasite carried by your cat that makes men grumpy and women promiscuous, and the woodlouse that drinks through its bottom. Marvel at elephants that walk on tiptoe, the pigs that shine in the dark, and the woodpeckers that have ears on the end of their tongues. From the team that brought ignorance ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published 2009 by Faber & Faber
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Deborah J.
Sep 23, 2015 Deborah J. rated it really liked it
Reading the list of animals featured in the book, I didn't think it would be too interesting, but they came up with some great facts that I'll enjoy using at dinner table conversations.
(The one about termites...who knew?)
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i learned so many new and quirky animal facts. A bit too much focus on genitalia and sex but still "quite interesting"
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