This supersized, hardcover addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, Ultimate Weird But True is packed 1,000 amazing facts and eye-popping photos that prove truth really is stranger than fiction.
With a colourful, metallic cover, a kid-friendly design, and a wacky sense of humour, this stunning book will give kids a winning combination of smarts and fun. Did you know that a great white shark can weigh as much as 15 gorillas, that you drink the same water as the dinosaurs did, or that there's a car that drives underwater?
Flip through these boldly-designed pages and you'll find hundreds of snack-size stories about weird animals, space vacations, wacky inventions, freaky weather, amazing feats, wild extreme sports, and more.
You'll discover:* A real-life Spider-Man man who scales skyscrapers with his bare hands* A fish that plays soccer* A $150,000 diamond-studded cupcake* A man who makes himself invisible* An upside-down house* A hotel shaped like a giant beagle* Tornadoes of fire* A mouse that hitched a ride on a frog's back* A dog that can read* A motorcycle shaped like hamburger* A 13-foot-tall pink poodle* Millions of red crabs* A white alligator* A robot that can do your grocery shopping, and much more... * Plus, cool illustrations, and "Ultimate Secret Revealed" features that explain the strange truth behind the most mind-bending facts, such as how it's possible to convert peanut butter into a diamond and how frogs can fall from the sky