Weird But True 5

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Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 9781426311246
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Offers a collection of true facts about animals, food, science, pop culture, outer space, geography, and weather.

Ye Olde Weird But True

Author: Cheryl Harness
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426313820
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

A newest addition to the series that includes Weird but True: Stupid Criminals shares hundreds of wacky facts for young history buffs. Simultaneous.

Weird But True Sports

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426324673
Release Date: 2016-05-17
Genre: Curiosities and wonders

Everything has its weird side-- even sports! Add wacky stats, facts, and stories to your arsenal of spots trivia with this new addition to the very popular Weird but True series!

Ultimate Weird But True

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426308956
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents facts, brief stories, and photos on topics including extreme hotels, freaky foods, and crazy art, showing that fact can be as weird as fiction.

Weird But True 10

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426331878
Release Date: 2018-08-28
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Did you know that ears are self-cleaning, or that itching is contagious? It's all totally weird ... but true! The world can be a pretty wacky place! Kids will have a blast exploring just HOW wacky in the 10th book in the wildly popular Weird But True series, full of 350 surprising and amazing facts. Topics include science, space, weather, geography, food, pop culture, and just about everything else under the sun, presented with fascinating photos and illustrations. This quirky little reference is so much fun, kids forget they're learning.

Ultimate Weird But True

Author: National Geographic
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426308642
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Presents facts, brief stories, and photos on topics including extreme hotels, freaky foods, and crazy art, showing that fact can be as weird as fiction.

Weird But True Food

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426318723
Release Date: 2015-03-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Serves up strange-but-true facts about food, including information on garlic's healing properties, unconventional uses for mayonnaise, and how different foods got their names.

Strange But True

Author: DK
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781465449078
Release Date: 2015-09-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Strange but True! is an eye-popping collection of extreme, unusual, and cryptic animals, places, and phenomena. Encounter mouse-eating plants, enter the cave of 20 million bats, dip a toe in a rainbow-colored river, discover zombie snails, frozen frogs, and volcanic lightning, and meet snakes that can eat alligators or antelopes. In Strange But True! "fast facts" panels on each spread provide background to the main subject or details of related cases in a stripped-down and engaging style, while the infographic spreads in each section offer even more weird facts and stories while debunking popular strange-but-untrue myths. Bursting with eccentric animals, peculiar weather, and unusual places, Strange But True! brings the weird and wonderful to life with vivid jaw-dropping illustrations, amazing facts, and clear scientific explanations, satisfying the curiosities of even the most precocious kids.

Weird But True Collector s Mega Set Boxed Set

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426323891
Release Date: 2015-10-13
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

At last, all those weird but true facts that kids love so much are collected in this fun-tastic set of three compact, easy to handle and fun to browse books. Wacky facts, fascinating information, and lively art combine to make these books irresistible brain candy for young readers. Kids will have so much fun that they won't even realize they're learning! Did you know that peanut butter can be converted into a diamond, that a sneeze travels 100 miles an hour, or that a sheep, a duck, and a rooster were the first passengers on a hot-air balloon? The creators of "National Geographic Kids," the nation's most popular kids' magazine present "Weird but True"," " 300 wacky, wild, mind-bending facts about everything on Earth and beyond. Animals, food, science, pop culture, outer space, geography, weather, and more! Trivia that will so wow your family and friends that you won't be able to stop turning the pages of this brainteasing treat. Did you know that you have the same number of neck bones as a giraffe, that Mount Everest is 27 times taller than the Eiffel Tower, or that rats can burp? Find wilder and wacker trivia about everything above, plus amazing feats, pets, toys, money, and more in "Weird but True 2"! Did you know that dolphins sleep with one eye open, or that meteorites the size of basketballs land on Earth about once a month? Find even wilder and wackier trivia about everything above, plus crazy inventions, the human body, and more in "Weird but True 3"!

Weird But True Know It All Greek Mythology

Author: Sarah Wassner Flynn
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426331894
Release Date: 2018-07-31
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Classic stories from Greek mythology come to life in this latest single-subject themed book in the Weird But True spin-off series, Know-It-All. Zeus, Hades, Aphrodite, Hera, Poseidon, Hercules, Achilles, Ares, Apollo, Athena, Artemis, Dionysus, Prometheus! Dive a little deeper into the incredible stories from Greek mythology. Weird-but-true facts accompanied by lush original full-color art cover everything kids need to know about all their favorite Greek gods, heroes, monsters, quests, muses, and famous philosophers. From who gave mankind fire to famous fatal flaws to who stood guard at the Underworld, this book includes all the iconic Greek myths and key characters - and then goes one wonderfully weird step beyond.

Professor Astro Cat s Human Body Odyssey

Author: Dominic Walliman
Publisher: Nobrow Press
ISBN: 1911171917
Release Date: 2018-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The latest Professor Astro Cat adventure is perfect for curious young scientists who want to learn more about the ins and outs of the human body! Are our ears supposed to be a weird shape? Why do we sneeze? What is the point in having skin? The human body is one of the most complicated things in the Universe. Join Professor Astro Cat and the whole gang as they journey through all the wondrous parts of the human body, with the help of writer Dominic Walliman himself! From head to toe and everywhere in-between, there's nothing left out of this fascinating human body odyssey!

Christmas

Author: National Geographic Kids
Publisher: National Geographic Books
ISBN: 9781426328893
Release Date: 2017
Genre: JUVENILE NONFICTION

Presents unusual facts about the holiday, including how upside-down Christmas trees can be purchased, how Sweden erects a giant straw goat for the occasion, and how mystery elves have been spotted in Michigan handing out money to strangers.