Bathroom Readers Institute – Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader


Thousands of readers told us they wanted Uncle John in their cars. Of course, he couldn’t visit each of them personally, so here’s the next best thing: an audio version, jammed with interesting, helpful, and humorous trivia and information from the Uncle John backlist.

Learn how America’s favorite sport came to being called “box ball”

Hear how two kooky brothers and their “collections” became the basis of a psychological condition

Get the real dirt on why Americans fear halitosis and body odor

Find out what happened to women’s sports when a male chauvinist took on a determined feminist sports champ

Get acquainted with the warm-hearted folks of Gander, Newfoundland, and their smaritan efforts on 9/11

Get the picture on why the most well-known portrait in America was never finished

And much, much more

Author: Bathroom Readers Institute
Narrator: full cast
Duration: 4 hours 26 minutes
Released: 5 Nov 2002
Publisher: Baker & Taylor
Language: English

User Review:

exhalation incipient

I’ve always enjoyed the printed versions of the Bathroom Readers, so I got this on a whim, hoping that my tweener kids would enjoy it too. They can’t get enough of it. I wish Audible also carried the newer version from 2005.