100 Facts About Sharks

100 Facts About Sharks

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Leading sharkeologists David O'Doherty, Claudia O'Doherty and Mike Ahern bring you a hundred things you definitely didn't know about the oceans' most terrifying creatures. For example: the great white shark hates jazz music; a group of hammerhead sharks is called 'a toolbelt'; the reef shark can send intimidating telephone text messages with its mind; and dancing. With the Sharks was Bulgarian TV's least successful ever television show; And the word 'shark' actually looks quite like a shark. Your knowledge of sharks is about to get a hundred facts more knowledgeable.

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Product details

  • Hardback | 208 pages
  • 129.54 x 154.94 x 17.78mm | 294.83g
  • Vintage Publishing
  • SQUARE PEG
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • ILLUSTRATIONS THROUGHOUT
  • 0224086766
  • 9780224086769
  • 39,372

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"I hadn't realised sharks were so interesting. I thought they were just really violent fish" -- David Shrigley "An entertaining and slightly surreal read to keep you and the whole family entertained on holidays or long journeys, this is worth packing in the hand-luggage" Big Issue in the North

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About Mike Ahern

David O'Doherty is very punctual. He lives in Dublin. Claudia O'Doherty had a lot of time on her hands prior to becoming a leading sharkeologist. She lives in Sydney, Australia. Mike Ahern moved from the country to the city to be closer to the internet. He lives in Dublin.

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Praise for 100 Facts about Pandas: 'A breakthrough in panda literature' - Noel Fielding Leading sharkeologists David O'Doherty, Claudia O'Doherty and Mike Ahern bring you a hundred things you definitely didn't know about the oceans' most terrifying creatures. Would you ever have guessed, for example, that: · the great white shark hates jazz music; · a group of hammerhead sharks is called 'a toolbelt'; · the reef shark can send intimidating telephone text messages with its mind; · Dancing With the Sharks was Bulgarian TV's least successful ever television show; · and the word 'shark' actually looks quite like a shark. Your knowledge of sharks is about to get a hundred facts more knowledgeable.

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