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100 Places to See After You Die: A Travel Guide to the Afterlife was the most recently released book by Ken Jennings, on June 23rd, 2023.

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Ken Jennings Stats: The highest rated book by Ken Jennings on Book Notification is Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks, a Non-Fiction book.

The most read book by Ken Jennings on Book Notification is Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks, a Non-Fiction book.

Below is a complete list of Ken Jennings books in publication and chronological order, broken down by series.

List of Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides Books in Publication Order

List of Non-Fiction Books in Publication Order

# ReadTitle Avg. Year Book Link
1
Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs
2006
2
Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac: 8,888 Questions in 365 Days
2007
3
10
Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks
2011
4
Because I Said So! : The Truth Behind the Myths, Tales, and Warnings Every Generation Passes Down to Its Kids
2012
5
Planet Funny: How Comedy Took Over Our Culture
2018
6
100 Places to See After You Die: A Travel Guide to the Afterlife
2023

Ken Jennings: Biography

Ken Jennings was born on May 23rd, 1974 and is currently 50 years old. Ken Jennings was born in Edmonds, Washington, United States. Jennings attended University of Washington.

Ken Jennings is the author of the Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides series which currently consists of 7 novels. The Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides series started in 2014 with the novel Maps and Geography. The most recently released novel in the Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides series was Dinosaurs which was released in 2016. There are no upcoming novels for the Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides series.

Ken Jennings has also written the Non-Fiction Books series which has 6 books including Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs and Ken Jennings's Trivia Almanac: 8,888 Questions in 365 Days.

On the syndicated game show Jeopardy in the United States, Kenneth Wayne Jennings III has the record for the longest winning streak! Prior to losing to challenger Nancy Zerg in his 75th game, Jennings had won 74 games.

Ken Jennings: Awards & Accolades

Jennings' book, Maphead: Charting the Wide, Weird World of Geography Wonks was nominated for the Goodreads Awards, Best Travel and Outdoors, in 2011.

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  5. Janet Evanovich, author of the Stephanie Plum Series.

Ken Jennings: F.A.Q

When was Ken Jennings Born? How old is Ken Jennings?

Ken Jennings was born on May 23rd, 1974. Ken Jennings is currently 50 years old.

Where was Ken Jennings Born?

Ken Jennings was born in Edmonds, Washington, United States and is American.

What was the first book Ken Jennings wrote?

The first novel written by Ken Jennings was Brainiac: Adventures in the Curious, Competitive, Compulsive World of Trivia Buffs, published in 2006.

What was the most recent book Ken Jennings wrote?

His most recently released work was 100 Places to See After You Die: A Travel Guide to the Afterlife on June 23rd, 2023.

Will there be any more books by Ken Jennings?

Ken Jennings does not have any upcoming books with a set publication date within the next few months at this time.

How many books has Ken Jennings written?

Ken Jennings has written 13 books. 7 books in the Ken Jennings' Junior Genius Guides Series, 6 books in the Non-Fiction Books.

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