National Geographic Kids Weird but True!: Ripped from the Headlines: Real-life Stories You Have to Read to Believe

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This just in! The most bizarre and surprising news stories you've ever read, and they're all true!

Glow-in-the-dark piglets, soccer-playing parrots, cicada-flavored ice cream, fashion-forward slugs!
Get ready to be amazed by weird and wacky headlines from across the globe! Weird But True! Ripped From the Headlines has all the things you’d expect from a regular news publication—world news, sports and science ...

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Overview

This just in! The most bizarre and surprising news stories you've ever read, and they're all true!

Glow-in-the-dark piglets, soccer-playing parrots, cicada-flavored ice cream, fashion-forward slugs!
Get ready to be amazed by weird and wacky headlines from across the globe! Weird But True! Ripped From the Headlines has all the things you’d expect from a regular news publication—world news, sports and science sections, entertainment stories, and more—but with a brand-new twist: These stories are almost too strange to believe! Ripped From the Headlines covers mind-bending trivia about animals, athletes, space, food, toys, geography, money, weather, and more. Get ready to open your eyes to the wild wonders of the world. You’ll never look at the news the same way again!

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Unless you're from Bean Town, you have probably never heard of the twenty-five-foot waves of the Great Boston Molasses Flood of 1918. That's just one of the things that will change once you wade into the rich waters of National Geographic Kid's new Weird but True! fact fest. A renewable treat for confirmed information mavens; a trade paperback original.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781426315145
  • Publisher: National Geographic Society
  • Publication date: 6/24/2014
  • Series: Weird but True Series
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 69,456
  • Age range: 8 - 12 Years
  • Lexile: 1060L (what's this?)
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.30 (d)

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