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Now that’s a cookbook title …

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from the Catchy yet Stupid Peculiar Pulp Paperback Department

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another from the Unfortunately Titled Book Department

This one speaks for itself.

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The Stupidest Non-Appetizing Even if Descriptive Cookbook Title and Other Rather Ridiculous Titles

From the short list of The Diagram Prize for Oddest Book Title of the Year comes this tasty tome: According to the Bookseller magazine, other nominees are: A Century of Sand Dredging in the Bristol Channel: Volume Two by Peter Gosson (Amberley). … Continue reading

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from the Incredibly Exciting Yet Stupid Book Department

Who wouldn’t want to read about frozen meat, huh?  Specifically that processed by the Canterbury Frozen Meat Company?  (Yes, THAT Canterbury Frozen Meat Company.  You too are impressed, are you not?)

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from the Department of Truly Fascinating Books, Extremely Important

The perfect gift for the megalomaniac on your Christmas list:

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from the Department of Truly Fascinating Books

This is immediately going on our “To Be Read” list.

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from the Fascinating Books We Haven’t Read But Surely Should Department

This should bowl you over.  (Groan.  Stop.  Ahem.)

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from the Department of Unfortunate Book Titles, Super-secret Division

Sounds rather intriguing, no?  “Is that nothing in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?”  Or something like that . . .              

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from the Department of Unfortunate (and Worrisome as Well) Book Titles

We’re sure this is innocent.  Yet it makes us wonder a tad . . .

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from the Department of Unfortunate Book Titles, Special Gay Pride Selection

In honor of Gay Pride week, we present the following kiddie book,   (We must admit we were pleasantly surprised that such enlightened material was available in the past.  Move over, “Heather has Two Mommies.”)

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from the Department of Unfortunate Book Titles, Exciting Group Activities subsection

We know this is perfectly innocent.  Why, then, do we feel as though Lord Baden-Powell wouldn’t approve?  (Or would he . . . ?  Hmm . . . )  

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from the Department of Inadvertently Worrisome Book Covers

This book makes us a tad uncomfortable  Is that the captain?  Is he hauling the boy off to his titular bunk?  And must we think about what goes on in said bunk?

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another doozy from the Department of Unfortunate Book Titles

Yes, we have another winner of the “Book Titles That Make You Think Of Something Other Than That Which Was Intended” award.  And this time, it makes one feel a bit . . . itchy.  Or is that a burning … Continue reading

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from the Department of Unfortunate Book Titles

Yes, yes, we know a dingle is a type of wooded area.  But still, this conjures up other images. . .    

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