The Guardian reports that Bookseller Magazine has just release its shortlist for the Oddest Book Titles of the Year. A number of catchy titles were deemed worthy including:
- Diana Rajchel’s Divorcing a Real Witch: for Pagans and the People that Used to Love Them
- Sandra Tsing Loh’s menopause memoir The Madwoman in the Volvo: My Year of Raging Hormones
- Ken Thompson’s Where Do Camels Belong? an investigation into invasive species
- Menno Schilthuizen’s Nature’s Nether Regions: What the Sex Lives of Bugs, Birds and Beasts Tell Us about Evolution, Biodiversity, and Ourselves…
There were a few others but you’ll need to read the article to get the full list.
“The winner will be decided by public vote on the Bookseller’s sister site, We Love This Book, to be announced on 27 March. There is no prize for the victorious title, although the nominator of the winning entry traditionally receives a “passable bottle of claret”, said the magazine.”