Humans: An a-Z - Andrew Martin (Paperback)

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Description

'Humans are mysterious, even to themselves, and it is this mystery that keeps them going. It is the mystery that makes love possible'

Product Details

Barcode
9781782115427
Department
Books
Released
1 Jan 2015
Supply Source
UK

Book

Authors
Andrew Martin
Matt Haig
Binding
Paperback
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Edition
Main
Language
English
Number of Pages
160
Dimensions
178 x 129 x 129mm (101g)

Annotation

Whether you are planning a high level of human interaction or just a casual visit to the planet, this book offers a guide to the human race that help you translate their sayings, understand exotic concepts such as 'democracy' and 'sofas', and make sense of their habits and bizarre customs.

Summary

DO YOU
A) Know a human?
B) Love a human?
C) Have trouble dealing with humans?

IF YOU'VE ANSWERED YES TO ANY OF THE ABOVE, THIS BOOK IS FOR YOU

Whether you are planning a high level of human interaction or just a casual visit to the planet, this user-guide to the human race will help you translate their sayings, understand exotic concepts such as 'democracy' and 'sofas', and make sense of their habits and bizarre customs.

A phrase book, a dictionary and a survival guide, this book unravels all the oddness, idiosyncrasies and wonder of the species, allowing everyone to make the most of their time on Earth.

Non-Fiction

General Subject
Humor
BIC Classification 1
Humour
Library Subject 1
Social interaction - Dictionaries
Library Subject 2
Social interaction - Handbooks, manuals, etc
Library Subject 3
Social interaction
Dewey Classification
302
Readership
General (US: Trade)

Author Bio

Matt Haig is the number one bestselling author of Reasons to Stay Alive and six highly acclaimed novels for adults, including How to Stop Time, The Humans and The Radleys. As a writer for children and young adults he has won the Blue Peter Book Award, the Smarties Book Prize and been shortlisted three times for the Carnegie Medal. His work has been published in over forty languages.

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