National Geographic Kids Weird But True!: Ripped from the Headlines: Real-life Stories You Have to Read to Believe

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This just in! The most bizarre and surprising news stories you've ever read, and they're all true!

Glow-in-the-dark piglets, soccer-playing parrots, cicada-flavored ice cream, fashion-forward slugs!
Get ready to be amazed by weird and wacky headlines from across the globe! Weird But True! Ripped From the Headlines has all the things you’d expect from a regular news publication—world news, sports and science sections, entertainment stories, and more—but with a brand-new twist: These stories are almost too strange to believe! Ripped From the Headlines covers mind-bending trivia about animals, athletes, space, food, toys, geography, money, weather, and more. Get ready to open your eyes to the wild wonders of the world. You’ll never look at the news the same way again!

Paperback, 176 pages
Published on June 24, 2014 by National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN-10: 1426315147
ISBN-13: 9781426315145
16 Book Reviews
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  • develsixteen
    develsixteenTuesday, January 12, 2016 at 6:38 am
    Everybody should read this book
    • bath Monday, January 11, 2016 at 9:58 am
      it is a great book and i think lots of people should buy this book for there children
      • Wally_19Monday, January 11, 2016 at 9:56 am
        its a good book but those people are so rude sending dog poop to people
        • EastonFriday, November 13, 2015 at 9:30 am
          great I love it
          • best bgrehtj5grFriday, November 13, 2015 at 9:30 am
            great book
            • NATHANFriday, November 13, 2015 at 8:28 am
              lol
              • joymaker
                joymakerMonday, December 15, 2014 at 7:12 pm
                I am going to get this book in Christmas. I am so excited!
                • 10039881
                  10039881Friday, December 12, 2014 at 5:07 am
                  this is a good book but disgusting
                  • fuzzballguyTuesday, November 18, 2014 at 9:01 am
                    it is amazing
                    • turtlenicole
                      turtlenicoleThursday, July 31, 2014 at 5:49 am55 stars
                      Its filled with amazing facts that you wouldn't have belived if it wasn't written and it tells us things to make life more interesting!