Books by Alex Boese

Released: June 5, 2012

"Despite a few missteps, a fun read for science and history buffs alike."
The author of Elephants on Acid (2007) and Hippo Eats Dwarf (2006) returns with another collection of unusual science experiments throughout history. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 1, 2007

"One the finest science/history bathroom books of all time. Then again, it may be the only science/history bathroom book of all time."
The author of Hippo Eats Dwarf: A Field Guide to Hoaxes and Other B.S. (2006) enters the realm of reality, albeit from an odd angle. Read full book review >
Released: Nov. 11, 2002

"All dissertations should be this much fun. (35 photos and illustrations)"
An amusing compilation of deceptions dating from the Middle Ages to the aftermath of September 11, morphed into print from a Web site initially created to store the author's thesis research. Read full book review >