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  • Published: 2 November 2009
  • ISBN: 9781741669015
  • Imprint: Ebury Australia
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 416
  • RRP: $32.99

And Now For Some Light Relief...The Genuinely Funny Joke Book




Australia’s best-selling author’s favourite wisecracks, tall tales and rib-ticklers.

Two drunks were walking home along the railway tracks. The first drunk says, 'There's a hell of a lot of steps here.' The second drunk says, 'I'll tell you what's worse, this hand rail is low down.’

Peter FitzSimons has collected the biggest, bestest, funniest, downright groan-inducing,rib-ticklers, one-liners, knock-knocks, shaggy dog stories and limericks and collated them into the ultimate book of jokes.

  • Pub date: 2 November 2009
  • ISBN: 9781741669015
  • Imprint: Ebury Australia
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 416
  • RRP: $32.99

About the Author

Peter FitzSimons

Peter FitzSimons is a journalist with the Sydney Morning Herald and Sun-Herald, and a busy events and motivational speaker.

He is the author of over twenty-seven books, including Tobruk, Kokoda, Batavia, Eureka, Ned Kelly, Gallipoli and biographies of Douglas Mawson, Nancy Wake‚ Kim Beazley‚ Nick Farr-Jones‚ Les Darcy, Steve Waugh and John Eales, and is one of Australia’s biggest selling non-fiction authors of the last twenty years.

Peter was named a Member of the Order of Australia for service to literature as a biographer, sports journalist and commentator, and to the community through contributions to conservation, disability care, social welfare and sporting organisations. He is also Chair of the Australian Republican Movement.

He lives with his wife, Lisa Wilkinson, and their three children in Sydney.

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