by John Lloyd and John Mitchinson - £6.99 Faber and Faber (2009)
paperback ISBN 13: 9780571245130 | ISBN 10: 0571245137
Welcome to the QI Zoo...
Albatrosses can fly non-stop for ten years
Box jellyfish have twenty-four eyes but no bottom
Worms get addicted to nicotine
From the bestselling writers of the hit BBC show QI, The Book of Animal Ignorance is now available in this handy pocket-sized edition.
This bestiary for the twenty-first century features water bears that can live in suspension for hundreds of years, the parasite carried by your cat that makes men grumpy and women promiscuous, and pigs that shine in the dark.
(Price & availability last checked: October 2018)