Simply Nerdy Mom: First Look: Ripley's Believe It or Not! Eye-Popping Oddities

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

First Look: Ripley's Believe It or Not! Eye-Popping Oddities



Ripley's Believe It or Not! Eye-Popping Oddities is the latest addition to the Ripley’s Believe It or Not! bestselling annual series.

The book is full of all-new, bizarre, amazing, uncanny stories, facts and feats! Readers will not believe what they’re reading, but each and every story has been verified 100 percent shocking, 100 percent incredible and 100 percent true!



-Meet the Austrian Rock, a man who uses his amazing strength to pull a 156-ton airplane
-Read about a man who built his own iron suit to stand in the middle of a fireworks display
-Get the lowdown on a goldfish that had brain surgery to remove a tumor


The cover of the book is silver with bright orange accents and the eyeballs on it are holographic (they look like they move when you move the book!)
The book is perfect for teens, tweens and reluctant readers and makes a great holiday gift.

With vibrant colored photos, some that spread across two pages, and hundreds of unbelievable facts, this book will keep you entertained for hours. 



Discover places like Salt Cathedral. 
Believe It or Not, this beautiful cathedral not only lies 443 ft. (135 m) underground, it is made entirely out of salt, including the chandeliers. Miners at the 800-year-old Wieliczka Salt Mine in southern Poland have labored through the centuries carving objects like this cathedral. The ornate chandelier was made from rock salt that was dissolved and then reconstituted with the impurities taken out to give it the appearance of glass.




Read from cover to cover or read what catches your interest. Either way, You'll learn about some amazing people, stories, animals, and places. 

Ripley's Believe It or Not! Eye-Popping Oddities will is available through all major booksellers today!


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*Disclosure: This product was received as a sample in exchange for an honest, unbiased, review. The reviews and or opinions on this blog are 100% my own. No monitory compensation was received and I was not required to write a positive review. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commissions 16 CFR Part 255: Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsement and Testimonials in Advertising. 

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