You Must Remember This: Easy Tricks & Proven Tips to Never Forget Anything, Ever Again

Quick!  Name the planets in the solar system!  Not so easy, is it?  All the facts and scraps of knowledge we’ve learned throughout our education can be forgotten over time, and are often impossible to recall when we need them most (i.e., an intense game of Trivial Pursuit!).  But with You Must Remember This, all those facts and trivia will come flooding back, for good.  From the beloved master of the color spectrum “Roy G. Biv”, to easy tips to help learn the basics of any language, You Must Remember This is the perfect addition to anyone’s book shelf.  It includes hundreds of handy mnemonics to help you remember a wealth of information:
The four oceans of the world:
I Am A Person
The presidential heads carved on Mount Rushmore:
We Just Like Rushmore
And of course, those planets (sans Pluto):
My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Noodles
Whether you want to remember fact, poems, or speeches, or just learn how to remember daily errands without being so dependent on lists, this book is for you. Discover techniques used by memory experts, how actors learn their lines, and how your brain works to store memories.  Both an invaluable collection of memory tricks and a fascinating look at the workings of our memory, You Must Remember This is the perfect resource to ensure that you'll never be short of memory again!

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By Tom · ★★☆☆☆ · April 24, 2011
Essentially a trivia book (and listed under the subject "Reference--Trivia"), You Must Remember This is a compendium of mnemonic devices, most of which we learned as children. The emphasis is on rote memorization, which is not true learning, and should not be used as a substitute for understandin... ...more
By Chuck (The United States) · ★☆☆☆☆ · January 12, 2012
If you are looking for a memory improvement book, this is NOT the one. 99.9% of this book is just mnemonic phrases that one learns in childhood. There are a couple of ones that I hadn't seen before, but not worth it. I am looking for a book that helps me build my own mnemonic system for rememberi... ...more
By Fouzia (Oakton, VA) · ★★☆☆☆ · June 14, 2013
I bought this book in the hopes that I would learn some tips and tricks that would improve my memory. As a commenter below mentioned, this book is essentially a trivia book --which is disappointing as it seems to marketed as something more substantial. However, the trivia it does contain is inter... ...more