Super Pop!

Pop Culture Top Ten Lists to Help You Win at Trivia, Survive in the Wild, and Make It Through the Holidays

  • Interest Level: Grade 8 - Grade 12   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 8

Super Pop! offers a maximum-pleasure, minimum-effort way to become smarter, happier, and more likely to survive your next family function (or a shark attack). This hilarious and wide-ranging guide sorts nearly 500 different bestsellers, blockbusters, and underappreciated gems into quirky top ten lists, like “Outwit Death: Essential Lessons in Survival,” and “Achieve Mindfulness: Movies That Will Show You the Way (With Wise Elders Now Included).” So whether you’re looking for some motivational workout music, need help planning a July 4th double feature, or just want to pick up some knowledge without straining your brain, this book has you covered. With new insights on old classics and fresh ideas for jaded eyes, Super Pop! makes sense of pop culture — and then puts pop culture back to work!

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-936976-37-9
$23.99 $17.99
Interest Level Grade 8 - Grade 12
Reading Level Grade 8
Genre Nonfiction, Young Adult
Subject Social Studies
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Imprint Zest Books ™
Language English
Publication Date 2013-01-01
BISACS YAN028000, YAN008000, YAN039000
Features Appendix, Author/Illustrator biography, Index, Reviewed, Sidebars, and Table of contents

Reviews

School Library Journal

“Fun and witty, historical and current, this volume will find an appreciative audience.”—School Library Journal

Booklist

“This is a go-to resource for teens looking to bone up on pop culture, sound interesting at a party, or craft the perfect playlist for a workout.”—Booklist

Kirkus Reviews

“A weird, witty, endlessly entertaining compendium for the budding pop-culture aficionado.”—Kirkus Reviews

Author: Daniel Harmon

Daniel Harmon is a former staff writer for Brokelyn.com, an occasional essayist on the topic of Tommy Wiseau's film The Room, and the author of the book Super Pop! Pop Culture Top Ten Lists to Help You Win at Trivia, Survive in the Wild, and Make It Through the Holidays.