"Nick Belardes' People's History of the Peculiar has many layers, and that includes thinking about life and people and planets and everything else with or without mass in a brand new way."—Carolyn Leavitt, from the foreword
(PRWEB) June 09, 2014
The Marilu Henner Show will feature Nicholas Belardes, author of A People's History of the Peculiar: A Freak Show of Facts, Random Obsessions and Astounding Truths, tomorrow at 10:08am PST. Nicholas will share his passion for all things strange and interesting, with tidbits of trivia and little-known historical facts.
What People are Saying about A People's History of the Peculiar (now available in audio):
"Nick Belardes' People's History of the Peculiar has many layers, and that includes thinking about life and people and planets and everything else with or without mass in a brand new way. I mean, truly, what’s more crucial than a sense of wonder? This book is a compendium of blistering funny facts, outrageous anecdotes and all kinds of zany information you really need to know.
—Carolyn Leavitt, from the Foreword
"If you want to learn some really out of box tidbits of information, this is definitely the book to read!"
—Dad of Divas Reviews
Kooky, intriguing, and even downright bizarre, A People’s History of the Peculiar: A Freak Show of Facts, Random Obsessions and Astounding Truths by Nicholas Belardes is a collection of random truths and mind-boggling trivia. Seasoned trivia junkies and curious minds alike will love the astounding array of real-world information, from historical oddities to the world’s most mysterious nooks and crannies. Author Nicholas Belardes has devoted his life to digging up explanations for the unexplainable, and now his outlandish findings are available to mystify and delight readers with hours of entertainment.
Nicholas L. Belardes is a history professor, journalist, blogger and videographer. He writes several media blogs, including Noveltown's Paperback Writer and ABC23's Nick 2.0. His work has appeared on the homepage of CNN.com and other news sites all over America. He lives in Bakersfield, California.