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Not as good as Packing for Mars. Also did not really enjoy Stiff. I'll try Grunt to see if Ms. Roach is a one-hitter, or if I like her style.Published 6 days ago by Robert Carley
It's not clear who the intended audience is for this book. The writer occasionally waxes physiologic (a good thing) and is able to describe things in a clear manner. Read morePublished 8 days ago by Amazon Customer
Preferred "Stiffs" by the same author on Cadavers. Better researched and less one tracked.Published 11 days ago by christine meier
This is an entertaining book. She could have explored even more areas, but she did a wonderful job with what she did explore. Read morePublished 15 days ago by artistwelder
Interesting concepts but did not care for the author's subtle jokes and personal anecdotes.Published 18 days ago by Edward W. Mendez
Parts of this book were very funny, but not enough to justify reading it. Not so interesting as I would have thought.Published 20 days ago by Amazon Customer
I would rate this as my second or third favorite of Mary Roach's books. Stiff is my favorite. I would recommend this to anyone who looks behind the curtain of everyday things and... Read morePublished 1 month ago by katie watson