A. J. Jacobs
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A. J. Jacobs

A.J. Jacobs is the editor of What It Feels Like and the author of The Two Kings: Jesus and Elvis and America Off-Line. He is the senior editor of Esquire and has written for The New York Times, Entertainment Weekly, Glamour, New York magazine, New York Observer, and other publications.

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    • The Year of Living Biblically

    • One Man's Humble Quest to Follow the Bible as Literally as Possible
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: A. J. Jacobs
    • Length: 6 hrs and 15 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 797
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 528
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 521

    A. J. Jacobs explores the most influential book in the world: the Bible. He determined that the best way to explore the Bible was to live it, as literally as possible. For one year....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent... But tongue in cheek

    • By Jonathan on 12-04-07

    Regular price: $21.27

    • The Know-It-All

    • One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 15 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3.5 out of 5 stars 591
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 315
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 316

    Early in his career, A.J. Jacobs put his Ivy League education to work at Entertainment Weekly....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very enjoyable

    • By Linda on 04-10-10
    • One Man's Humble Quest to Become the Smartest Person in the World
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: Geoffrey Cantor
    • Length: 15 hrs and 25 mins
    • Release date: 10-20-04
    • 3.5 out of 5 stars 591 ratings

    Regular price: $29.99

    • It's All Relative

    • Adventures Up and Down the World's Family Tree
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: A. J. Jacobs
    • Length: 8 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 86

    A. J. Jacobs undergoes a heartfelt quest to understand what constitutes family - where it begins and how far it goes - and attempts to untangle the true meaning of the "family of humankind"....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • ok book

    • By katie on 12-18-17

    Regular price: $20.99

    • The Guinea Pig Diaries

    • My Life as an Experiment
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: A. J. Jacobs
    • Length: 6 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 179
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 123
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 124

    One man. Ten extraordinary quests.....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Entertaining but hard to listen to.

    • By Rikki on 09-12-12

    Regular price: $21.27

    • Drop Dead Healthy

    • One Man's Humble Quest for Bodily Perfection
    • By: A. J. Jacobs
    • Narrated by: A. J. Jacobs
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 626
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 538
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 533

    A. J. Jacobs tackles his most challenging experiment yet: a yearlong mission to radically improve every element of his body and mind - from his brain to his fingertips to his abs....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A comic tries a little of everything

    • By Niall on 04-14-12

    Regular price: $22.55

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