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    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?

    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 colorful, metallic cover, a kid-friendly design, and a wacky sense of humor, this stunning book will give kids a winning combination of smarts and fun.

    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:
    · A real-life Spider-Man man who scales skyscrapers with his bare hands
    · A fish that plays soccer
    · A $150,000 diamond-studded cupcake
    · A man who makes himself invisible
    · An upside-down house
    · A hotel shaped like a giant beagle
    · Tornadoes of fire
    · A mouse that hitched a ride on a frog’s back
    · A dog that can read
    · A motorcycle shaped like hamburger
    · A 13-foot-tall pink poodle
    · Millions of red crabs
    · A white alligator
    · A robot that can do your grocery shopping, and much more…
    · 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

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    ISBN 9781426308642
    Genre JUVENILE NONFICTION / Curiosities & Wonders
    Format Hardcover
    Pages 192
    Publisher Date 2011-09-13 00:00:00.0
    Publisher Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books
    Copyright Year 2011
    Height 12.25 in
    Wdth 9.5 in
    Thickness 0.75 in
    Unit weight 2.5 lb
    Language English
    Subtitle 1,000 Wild and Wacky Facts and Photos
    Series Name Ultimate Weird but True
    Audience Children/juvenile
    Country of Origin United States

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