Skip to Main Content

The Very Hungry Parasite

It's Not What You're Eating, It's What's Eating You (A Bathroom Companion for Adults)

Illustrated by Aja Mulford


Your time on the toilet will never be the same when the colorful facts and stomachchurning trivia in this illustrated bathroom reader begin to scare the crap right out of you, including:

• The uniquely powerful diarrhea of Minnesota

• How a common STD can turn you into a disfigured walking tree

• The brain-eating amoeba that could be swimming in your pool

• How much mucus your body produces

• An untreatable disease that creates real-life zombies (with sex addictions)

• How a sexy fad nearly eradicated an entire species of lice

Aja Mulford is a professional children's book illustrator who has drawn for Highlights, Disney, Ulysses Press, and California State Park. She is the illustrator of Jake and Miller's Big Adventure and the Doodle Postcard series. She lives in Northern California with her husband and son. Visit Aja at

More books from this author: Josh Miller

More books from this illustrator: Aja Mulford