I know that this book will help bring about a change in anyone who reads it.
This neoskeptic messiah has posted his challenge to his hoaxaphilic disciples in a way that only the best can appreciate.
And that is exactly what Alex Boese's book "Hippo Eats Dwarf" does (subtitled "A Field Guide to Hoaxes and Other B.S.").
I really like all of Alex's books that deal with this type of subject matter and find them quite entertaining.Published on August 1, 2012 by Daniel A. Werner
Any fan of hoaxes and anyone who actually checks into scams before falling for them will not find anything new here. The book was interesting in parts and very funny at times. Read morePublished on October 13, 2008 by TrailsEndWild
Absolutely loved this book and how it uncovers hoaxes. Very well written but not so overly wordy or intellectual as to sound snobbish.Published on February 29, 2008 by Richard B. Marion
Covering such diverse topics as the Turin Shroud and the 'death' of Elvis Presley, this is an extremely witty and informative guide to notorious hoaxes. Read morePublished on July 29, 2007 by Wayne Redhart
It's no surprise to most people that the Internet is chock-full of misinformation, half-truths, and self-perpetuating myths. Read morePublished on April 10, 2007 by Craig Maloney
HIPPO EATS DWARF: A FIELD GUIDE TO HOAXES AND OTHER B.S. is hilarious! If you want something light and fun to read, then this is the book for you! Read morePublished on March 23, 2007 by TeensReadToo
Hippo Eats Dwarf picks up where Boese's former non fiction book The Museum of Hoaxes left off, like with that book it is a great read and isn't just limited to America like so many... Read morePublished on September 25, 2006 by James N Simpson
It's hard to easily categorize HIPPO EATS DWARF: suffice it to say it's quasi-science well blended with humor and comes from a recognized 'hoaxpert' by DNN and others,... Read morePublished on May 20, 2006 by Midwest Book Review
Hippo Eats Dwarf: A Field Guide to Hoaxes and Other B.S. is definitely one of the more entertaining books to be written in the last few years. Read morePublished on May 18, 2006 by Benjamin Martell