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Almanac of the Infamous, the Incredible, and the Ignored
Juanita Rose Violini
ISBN: 9781578634477
Book (Paperback)
Weiser Books
$19.95
7 x 9
304 pages
Two-color illustrations throughout
October 1, 2009


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“From the Crystal Skull to Peking Man, this is the only believable history of the world I have ever encountered.” -Lemony Snicket

“This is really delightful--Charles Fort would have endorsed it enthusiastically!” -Colin Wilson, author of The Outsider

The Almanac makes a charming and often enlightening read. Enjoy.” -Fred Alan Wolf, Ph.D., a.k.a. Dr. Quantum, author of Dr. Quantum's Little Book of Big Ideas
The Almanac of the Infamous, the Incredible, and the Ignored is a compendium of unexplained mysteries, paranormal phenomena, and incredible true tales that will amaze, confound, and remind you just how mysterious this world really is. An outstanding trivia and reference book for any lover of unusual lore, each day gives you an unexplained mystery, a quote, and a Secret Power for you to practice. Richly illustrated throughout. A magical daily read.

* The Intellectual Devotional meets Ripley's Believe It or Not!

Juanita Rose Violini has been fascinated by mysteries large and small all her life. She has run Masterpiece Mysteries and MysteryFactory.com for 20 years, writing, directing and producing murder mystery events and downloadable parties. She has written, directed, and produced more than two dozen murder mystery plays, and is a member of the Crime Writers of Canada. Visit her online at: www.incrediblealmanac.com. Photo: Damon Calderwood


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