Book Suggestions

Looking for some fun gift suggestions for the holidays and year-round? Here is a listing of books by fellow Mensan Richard Lederer. Scroll down to the bottom of this page for ordering info.

Ordering Richard Lederer’s Books

 various topics

AMERICAN TRIVIA (what we all should know about our great nation)…..$10.00

AMERICAN TRIVIA QUIZ BOOK (quizzes about our history)…..$10.00

PRESIDENTIAL TRIVIA (fascinating facts about our presidents)…..$10.00

A TREASURY FOR CAT LOVERS (humor, information, and inspiration)…..$11.00

A TREASURY FOR DOG LOVERS (humor, information, and inspiration)…..$11.00

A TRIBUTE TO TEACHERS (in praise of those who change our lives)…..$13.00

THE GIFT OF AGE (a treasury for the chronologically endowed)…..$15.00

 

language

THE JOY OF NAMES (everything you want to know about our names)…..$15.00

WORD WIZARD (the best of Richard Lederer)…..$15.00

AMAZING WORDS (an anthology of fascinating words)…..$15.00

LEDERER ON LANGUAGE (reflections on English)…..$15.00

CHALLENGING WORDS (language for smart people)…..$13.00

THE PLAY OF WORDS (educational word games)…..$15.00

THE WORD CIRCUS (making the alphabet dance)…..$15.00

WORD PLAY CROSSWORDS (100 original puzzles)…..$15.00

LITERARY TRIVIA (for book lovers)…..$15.00

 

wordplay

ANGUISHED ENGLISH (super duper bloopers)…..$10.00

GET THEE TO A PUNNERY (the classic puns book)…..$10.00

THE CUNNING LINGUIST (good clean dirty word play)…..$15.00

THE ANTS ARE MY FRIENDS (a concert of musical punchlines)…..$13.00

A TREASURY OF HALLOWEEN HUMOR (history, jokes, verse)…..$13.00

A TREASURY OF CHRISTMAS  HUMOR (history, jokes, verse)…..$13.00

 

skills

THE WRITE WAY (a guide to real-life writing)…..$15.00

SLEEPING DOGS DON’T LAY (advice for the grammatically challenged)…..$15.00

COMMA SENSE (a fun-damental guide to punctuation)…..$11.00

 

for children

MONSTERS UNCHAINED! (word play for children 10-13)…..$9.00

PUN & GAMES (word play for children 10-13)…..$11.00

THE CIRCUS OF WORDS (letter play for children 10-13)…..$14.00

SUPER FUNNY ANIMAL JOKES, WILD & WACKY ANIMAL JOKESRIP ROARING AJ, CLEVERLY COMICAL AJ (each for children 8-11)………@$8.00

ANIMAL CRACKER UPPERS JR (for children 7-8)…..$8.00

HILARIOUS HOLIDAY HUMOR (for children 10-13)…..$8.00

Add $2.00 for first book and $.50 for each additional book for Media Mail postage rate. Send your order to Richard Lederer,  10034 Mesa Madera Drive, San Diego, CA 92131. e-mail: richardhlederer@gmail.com  website: verbivore.com  (PayPal accepted.) (858) 549-6788. Please print your name and address and instructions for inscriptions.