The Know-It-All by A.J. Jacobs

This book is a fun one, especially for info/trivia junkies like myself and –well, my whole family.  The boy has enjoyed it so much that I’m going to have to buy a copy so the library can have theirs back!

A fun, informative, humorous book, The Know-It-All by A.J. Jacobs is written about the author’s journey through the Encyclopedia Britannica. Here’s a quote from the site:

“Part memoir, part Cliff’s Notes to every topic under the sun, The Know-It-All is about the year I spent reading the Encyclopaedia Britannica from A to Z (or, more precisely, from a-ak to zywiec). All forty-four million words of it. The book is many things…

Click over to the webpage and read further, for the page itself is a treat– a greatly entertaining  read that I think  will nudge you to put this book on your list.


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