The Fact or Fiction Behind London by Adam Sutherland
  

Synopsis

The Fact or Fiction Behind London by Adam Sutherland

Truth or Busted's London title explores popular myths and legends, sayings and notions about the city in a light and humorous way that kids will find unputdownable! Such statements as 'You're never more than 10 feet from a rat' or 'A glass of London tap water has already passed through 9 other people' are examined, as well as where the ideas originally came from, whether they have any basis in truth, or whether they are simply myths. Each statement is given a TRUTH or BUSTED evaluation. Truth or Busted: London is a great companion for Londoners, visitors to the city or the simply curious!

About the Author

Adam Sutherland is an award-winning journalist and non-fiction writer with over 20 years' experience in the industry. He has written for publications including The Observer, Wired and Esquire magazines, and has won the PPA Specialist Writer of the Year Award for his coverage of sport, and a BSME award for Young Writer of the Year. He started his writing career covering bands and music for style magazines The Face, i-D and Arena, but more recently has expanded to cover film, new media and business. He has written a series of business titles for young adults on companies such as Nike, Google and Facebook, and biographies of rapper Jay-Z and Apple founder Steve Jobs.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Adam Sutherland
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Publisher

Publication date

25th August 2016

ISBN

9781526300669


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