When a moivie star or statesman dies, obituary after obituary recounts their already well-known milestoes. But what about the quirky characters and true originals who have made a different in morae subtle but equally fascinating ways? This humorous and inspiring collection celebrates the lives of little-known people who were remarkable in their own right..
Rebecca H. (Rebemdee) reviewed Cool Dead People: Obituaries of Real Folks We Wish We'd Met a Little Sooner on
Fun, interesting book about all sorts of dead people. It contains a bit of history and trivia, and mostly talks about the achievements of some extraordinary people. It made me wonder what my obituary will say!