Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Diagram Prize

As reported in today's Shelf Awareness, this year's Diagram Prize winner for the oddest book title of the year has just been announced. The winner is Managing a Dental Practice the Genghis Khan Way by Michael Young. Other short-listed titles this year included The 8th International Friction Stir Welding Symposium Proceedings, What Colour is Your Dog?, The Italian's One-Night Love-Child, Myth of the Social Volcano, and The Generosity of the Dead.

"Previous winners include Crocheting Adventures with Hyperbolic Planes, Living with Crazy Buttocks, Greek Rural Postman and Their Cancellation Numbers, How to Avoid Huge Ships, and Highlights in the History of Concrete."

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