Annotations for Weird but True! 2 : 300 Outrageous Facts


Baker & Taylor
A collection of fun and surprising facts about our world.

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Baker & Taylor
A second entry in the spin-off series by the creators of the award-winning National Geographic Kids magazine is a treasury of unusual scientific facts ranging from the immense size of the great white shark to the frequency of meteorite strikes. Original.

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Baker & Taylor
Offers a collection of true facts about such topics as animals, food, science, outer space, geography, and weather.

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Random House, Inc.
Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas? That meteorites the size of basketballs land on Earth about once a month? Kids will devour more than 300 wacky facts in Weird but True! 2--the second installment in a lively new spin-off series from the award-winning National Geographic Kids magazine.
National Geographic Kids is the nation's largest magazine for children, with more than 1.3 million subscribers and 5 million readers. The brand is rapidly gaining traction in the book market, with the huge success of National Geographic Readers and the National Geographic Kids Almanac. Straight from the pages of the magazine's top-scoring feature, this little book is chock-full of tremendous fun. It's packed with even more of the wild-n-wacky facts, whimsical designs, and all-out reading fun that made the first Weird but True volume an early success.
This book's compact size makes it easy to handle and fun to browse. Eye-popping photos and bold, colorful graphics nab kids' attention and entice them to read. Brain-bending facts cover a broad range of topics, from science to foods to pop culture and just about everything else under the sun. Kids will have so much fun that they won't even realize they're learning.

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