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.

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.