Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous, and Totally Off the Wall Facts
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Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous, and Totally Off the Wall Facts

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by Leslie Gilbert Elman
     
 

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The Earth is broadcasting a symphony of sound right now . . .Madagascar is home to enormous suicidal palm trees . . .Blacktip sharks can reproduce by virgin birth . . .In this fascinating book, weird, true facts like these reveal just how much freaky stuff really happens around the world.

We’ve uncovered odd natural phenomena, super-strange historic

Overview

The Earth is broadcasting a symphony of sound right now . . .Madagascar is home to enormous suicidal palm trees . . .Blacktip sharks can reproduce by virgin birth . . .In this fascinating book, weird, true facts like these reveal just how much freaky stuff really happens around the world.

We’ve uncovered odd natural phenomena, super-strange historic occurrences, downright bizarre momentous discoveries, and totally peculiar coincidences that will blow your mind. From Biblical latrines to ultimate survivor microbes, if it’s weird—and true—you’ll find it here!

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435126787
Publisher:
Fall River Press
Publication date:
09/11/2010
Pages:
208
Sales rank:
106,670
Product dimensions:
4.60(w) x 6.60(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Leslie Gilbert Elman is the author of The Ladies’ Room Reader Quiz Book, a collection of 100 trivia quizzes for women. She has also contributed to the Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader series and has written articles for dozens of magazines, including Shape, Eating Well, Muscle & Fitness Hers, VIV, The History Channel Magazine and Playboy.

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Weird But True: 200 Astounding, Outrageous, and Totally Off the Wall Facts 3.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 44 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Looking for the national geographic kids one!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book is very interesting i learned about alot of things this book is good for kids.
Allen McKenna More than 1 year ago
Cool real facts
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I cann not wait to this book all I know about this is that I will learn a lot
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Is good for the brain and most facts are cool...read the hard covered kind and youll start to love these...! Hey, did you know that the highest a pig has jumped is 3.5 inches...? And that the longest someome has gone without sleep is 10 days...?
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This book sounds great and funny. It might be gross but.........
Bret Rice More than 1 year ago
Awsome
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Did you know that when you get the free sample, they send you or in my case my mom, an e-mail.:-( I totaly got BUSTED! Now I onley read at night when I think it's safe. Well atleast I still get to use my Nook. ~Forever76247~
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I LOVE THIS BOOK AND SO WILL YOU.
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Jeez, you must not have liked th book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love this book!
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Stupid
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This sample was only the table of contents and a mark twain quote
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eva i had the same problem un its hard and sad that it does that i had to reset but it went fine so try what i did.
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