Weirdest and Wackiest World Records: From the Absolutely Bizarre to the Downright Shocking

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Who knew that one could make a claim to fame in such an unorthodox way? The Weirdest and Wackiest World Records may not list the most traditional achievements, but it sure will leave readers speechless. From astonishing eating records to man’s most absurd “talents,” this book delves into the unconventional actions taken by many to make their milestone. Some of these “achievements” are: 

- Hairiest Man—Victor “Larry” Ramos Gomez, with 98% of his body covered

- Most Tattoos on a Senior Citizen—Isobel Varley, ...

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Weirdest and Wackiest World Records: From the Absolutely Bizarre to the Downright Shocking

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Overview

Who knew that one could make a claim to fame in such an unorthodox way? The Weirdest and Wackiest World Records may not list the most traditional achievements, but it sure will leave readers speechless. From astonishing eating records to man’s most absurd “talents,” this book delves into the unconventional actions taken by many to make their milestone. Some of these “achievements” are: 

- Hairiest Man—Victor “Larry” Ramos Gomez, with 98% of his body covered

- Most Tattoos on a Senior Citizen—Isobel Varley, with 93% of her body covered

- Longest Distance on a Unicycle for Twenty-Four Hours— Sam Wakeling, who covered 281.85 miles in 2007 

- Most Asparagus Eaten in Ten Minutes—Joey Chestnut, with 9 lbs., 5.2 oz. in 2011 

- And hundreds more! 

Sure to leave you shocked, amused, and entertained, The Weirdest and Wackiest World Records is the perfect source to learn about the most bizarre feats that have ever been successfully attempted. So whether you’re fascinated by the crazy people who set these records or are looking for an insane record to break, you’ll most certainly find it here. This is a book you will have to read to believe!

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781616084387
  • Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
  • Publication date: 7/1/2012
  • Series: Zen of Zombie Series
  • Pages: 400
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.20 (h) x 0.70 (d)

Meet the Author

Tony Lyons is the president and publisher of Skyhorse Publishing. He is the author of The Little Red Book of Dad's Wisdom and Cutting-Edge Therapies for Autism.
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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 28, 2013

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    I REGRET THIS DUMB GROSS BOOK!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 2, 2013

    Ugggggggi

    This book stinks just by looking at the reveiws and looking at the sample it looks like notging a thirteen year old like myself would ever EVER read

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 8, 2013

    I also regretted it

    THE SAMPLE STINKS ON ICE!!!! YEAH WE ALREADY KNOW COLUMBUS DISCOVERED AMERICA! AND WE ALSO KNOW THAT THIS BOOK'S SAMPLE STINKS! WE ALSO KNOW WE HAVE TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX! DDDDDUUUUUUUHHHHH! DDDDDDDDOOOOOOOYYYYYY!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 5, 2013

    Thank you for warning me!

    I did regret it. It has unecessassary information. PK was here
    Btw i luv 1D!!!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 28, 2012

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    DON'T GET THE SAMPLE. YOU'LL REGRET IT. NRV was here:)

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