Open Wide – It Won’t Hurt Wilder 1978 Submitter: I can just imagine the pitch for this book: “It’s like All Creatures Great And Small, but about a dentist! For people! With cartoons of dental mishaps!” Wish I could see
Digestion and Reproduction Understanding the Human Body series Parker 2004 Submitter: This is one of those books that publishers crank out in library binding and market to elementary school libraries and public libraries. I found it on the shelf of
How to Survive an Atomic Bomb Gerstell 1950 My generation was taught to hide under our school desk in order to dodge “the Bomb”. Every school kid practiced civil defense drills, just like a fire drill. Evidently your average school
Teeth and Braces Rourke 1989 Submitter: Braces have changed a lot since the late nineties, so it’s time for an updated book on this topic. This book hasn’t moved from my small public library’s shelf in years, and it’s not
How to have Freedom from Fear, Worry and Your Case of Nerves Allen 1954 Isn’t this cover awesome in its awfulness? I think the best part is if you are free from worry, one half of your face will be
Peter Lupus’ Guide to Radiant Health and Beauty: Mission Possible for Women Lupus and Homola 1978 I think every guy wants a cadre of superstars surrounding him. This particular guy was a supporting actor on the old Mission Impossible series
How to Recognize and Handle Abnormal People A Manual for the Police Officer Matthews and Rowland 1954 When I saw this title, I figured that librarians might need this cutting edge advice just like our fellow public servants, the police.
Mentally Defective Children Binet and Simon 1914 I like these kinds of books as they are such an anachronism compared to today’s published academic works. It really is a glimpse of history. I can imagine the horror of an average