I'm 8 and I've Burped 40,908 Times! Terrific Trivia About Kids Your Age by Mitchell Symons


I'm 8 and I've Burped 40,908 Times! Terrific Trivia About Kids Your Age by Mitchell Symons

This is a brilliant book packed with amazing facts and terrific trivia about things that kids have done when they are eight from writing novels and symphonies to climbing mountains and recording hit records. Did you know? By the time you are 8 you will have: taken 67,159,993 breaths; blinked 52,851,994 times; seen 200,000 television adverts; and, slept 38,070 hours and 53 minutes.

About the Author

Mitchell Symons

Mitchell Symons was born in 1957 in London and educated at Mill Hill School and the LSE, where he studied just enough law to get a Third. 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 weekly column for the Sunday Express.

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144 pages
Interest Age: 8


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Publication date

3rd June 2011



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