Loch Ness Monsters and Raining Frogs : The World's Most Puzzling Mysteries Solved
In this title, the world's strangest questions answered: What happened to the Mary Celeste? Where is the Mona Lisa?(clue: it's not in the Louvre) Is the Loch Ness Monster really a circus elephant? Will the real Paul McCartney please stand up? Who killed Marilyn Monroe? What was Agatha Christie's own mystery? Why does it rain frogs? Does Bigfoot exist? How did D. B Cooper get away with the perfect crime? and many, many more. With enough entertaining information to fuel hundreds of pub conversations, fascinating illustrations and all kinds of discoveries to surprise even the most expert conspiracy theorist, "Loch Ness Monsters and Raining Frogs" is the perfect present for anybody who's ever wondered why.
- Paperback | 368 pages
- 130 x 174 x 26mm | 240.4g
- 28 Aug 2008
- Penguin Books Ltd
- London, United Kingdom
- 40 integrated b/w
"Albert Jack . . . offers a crash-course in skeptical thinking and-although he doesn't put it like this-ways to wield Occam's razor and focus on the real evidence.""-The Independent" (London)
About Albert Jack
ALBERT JACK has become something of a publishing phenomenon - with his huge bestsellers Red Herrings and White Elephants and Shaggy Dogs and Black Sheep clocking up hundreds of thousands of sales. He lives in Guildford when divides his time between fast living and slow horses, neat vodka and untidy pubs. But he still manages to squeeze in some sleuthing - and now he has turned his detective skills to solving the unexplained.