The QI Factbooks

Mini Morsels For Your Mind


At QI's core is the astonishing fact; painstakingly researched and distilled to a brilliant and shocking clarity. In Einstein's words: ‘Everything should be as simple as possible, but not simpler.'

Packed with all the best bits from a decade of QI, our factbooks will make you look at the universe (and your socks) in an entirely new way.
 

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The average car in Britain is parked for 96% of the time.

Two-thirds of the world's caviar is eaten aboard the QE2.

The dialling code for Russia is 007.

Press Clippings


In this fascinating new book from the QI team are the answers to the questions you never even thought to ask.
DAILY MAIL

Intriguing, hilarious and downright surprising little nuggets of information.
DAILY MIRROR

DANIEL PATRICK MOYNIHAN (1927-2003)

Everyone is entitled to their own opinions, but they are not entitled to their own facts.

A newborn giant panda weighs less than a cup of tea.

Heroin was originally sold as cough medicine.