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FEAR OF LIONS
Amita Kanekar
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Annus Horribilis
Sam Jordison

Classification : Humour
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : John Murray
Page Extent : 288
Binding : HB
ISBN : 9780719524707
Price : 650

About the book

Mistakes, mishaps, cock-ups - they just aren't given the recognition they deserve. They make life interesting and human beings (some more than others) have a genuine flair for them. So why does history only record the world's dull and worthy achievements?

Annus Horribilis sets the record straight by celebrating good old-fashioned failures. From the man whose spectacular escape from prison was spoiled when he was eaten by a crocodile to the husband who choked to death on his own wife, via several exploding whales, numerous celebrity meltdowns and countless predictions that proved to be wholly inaccurate, Annus Horribilis proves once and for all, that there's no success like failure.

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Sam Jordison
Sam Jordison is a writer and journalist who has contributed to many newspapers and magazines, and was one of the authors of the bestselling humour book Crap Towns.
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