Ultimate Weird but True

Ultimate Weird but True

Book - 2011
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This supersized, hardcover addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, Ultimate Weird But True is packed 1,000 amazing facts and eye-popping photos that prove truth really is stranger than fiction. With a colourful, metallic cover, a kid-friendly design, and a wacky sense of humour, this stunning book will give kids a winning combination of smarts and fun.

Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that you drink the same water as the dinosaurs did, or that there's a car that drives underwater?

Flip through these boldly-designed pages and you'll find hundreds of snack-size stories about weird animals, space vacations, wacky inventions, freaky weather, amazing feats, wild extreme sports, and more. You'll discover:

#65533; A real-life Spider-Man man who scales skyscrapers with his bare hands

#65533; A fish that plays soccer

#65533; A $150,000 diamond-studded cupcake

#65533; A man who makes himself invisible

#65533; An upside-down house

#65533; A hotel shaped like a giant beagle

#65533; Tornadoes of fire

#65533; A mouse that hitched a ride on a frog's back

#65533; A dog that can read

#65533; A motorcycle shaped like hamburger

#65533; A 13-foot-tall pink poodle

#65533; Millions of red crabs

#65533; A white alligator

#65533; A robot that can do your grocery shopping, and much more...

#65533; Plus, cool illustrations, and "Ultimate Secret Revealed" features that explain the strange truth behind the most mind-bending facts, such as how it's possible to convert peanut butter into a diamond and how frogs can fall from the sky

Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, c2011.
ISBN: 9781426308642
1426308647
Branch Call Number: J 031.02 ULT 9254mm 1
J 031.02 ULT 9254ag 1
J 031.02 ULT 9254mv 1
J 031.02 ULT 9254tc 1
J 031.02 ULT 9254ul 1
Characteristics: 192 p. : col. ill. --
Additional Contributors: Terry, Robin

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RetroSquirrel
Apr 20, 2017

it is so weird!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it really dose have some weird facts. but I LOVE it.

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I'M HOLDING 1 ,2 , 3 , AND 4 OF WEIRD BUT TRUE

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Love the weird!

honeycake28 Aug 16, 2012

i want this book u cold learn something micah wheeler if ur up here

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i learned a lot

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