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  • Published: 1 November 2011
  • ISBN: 9781409026877
  • Imprint: RHCP Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 272

On Your Farts, Get Set, Go!




The eighth collection of terrific trivia from the bestselling author of WHY EATING BOGEYS IS GOOD FOR YOU.

Mitchell Symons, the revolting reference expert, turns his attention to the world of sport. Whether you're a sports nut or more of an armchair follower, there will be facts and stories to entertain and educate you.
Find out which striker's shorts fell down when he took a penalty.
When some ducklings interrupted a rowing race.
Who played in the longest tennis match ever.
And which football team's fanzine is called 'Linesman, You're Rubbish'.

  • Pub date: 1 November 2011
  • ISBN: 9781409026877
  • Imprint: RHCP Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 272

About the Author

Mitchell Symons

Mitchell Symons was born in London and educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE, where he studied Law. Since leaving BBC TV, where he was a researcher and then a director, he has worked as a writer, broadcaster and journalist. He was a principal writer of early editions of the board game Trivial Pursuit and has devised many television formats. Currently he writes an award-winning column for the Sunday Express. Mitchell has won the Blue Peter Best Book with Facts Awards twice, for WHY EATING BOGEYS IS GOOD FOR YOU and DO IGLOOS HAVE LOOS?

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Praise for On Your Farts, Get Set, Go!

“Mitch knows more totally useless things about useless subjects than anybody on Earth.”

Chris Tarrant


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