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The Book of Percentages: Over 500 bizarre, obscure, random, surprising, and 100% enlightening facts on just about everything nothing
by Tom Philbin
You will now be able to wow your friends, scare your kids, and bargain with your spouse as you use this book to legitimize bad decisions, idle threats, and risky ventures. With this one-stop statistical resource, you will have plenty of numbers to back up whatever you want (or don’t want) to do. Covering all aspects of everyday life, this enlightening little trivia book sh ...more
ebook, 256 pages
Published June 18th 2009 by Adams Media
(first published 2009)
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This book was well put together and flowed well from one page to the next of unseemly unrelated information. I did question some of the percentages, which I found odd, and I had no place to follow up on the information. the scientist and educator in me is always frustrated when the source of information isn't cited for the inquiring mind.
Tom Philbin is a writer of numerous books and has also written articles for a variety of magazines, including Parade, Woman's Day, and Reader's Digest. He lives in Centerport, New York.More about Tom Philbin...