Ripley s Believe It Or Not

Author: Geoff Tibballs
Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: 1893951316
Release Date: 2008-08-05
Genre: Reference

An illustrated collection of oddities that are sure to shock the reader.

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Planet Eccentric

Author: Ripley Entertainment, Inc
Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: IND:30000109933345
Release Date: 2005-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Gathers fantastic, but true, trivia and reports on unusual historical, natural, and cultural phenomena from around the world.

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Reality Shock

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: 1609911091
Release Date: 2014-09-09
Genre: Reference

Reality Shock! is the 2015 edition of Ripley’s Believe It or Not! bestselling annual series. This incredible collection is loaded with unbelievable facts, amazing stories, and incredible animals. With amazing photography, zany stories and unbelievable facts and figures, this book is sure to be a favorite with adults and children alike. Reality Shock! Is filled with more of the amazing facts, unbelievable stories and extraordinary photography that makes Ripley’s Believe It or Not! so popular. Read all about the amazing things that people all over the world have done- from insane stunts to crazy traditions. Take a closer look at the extraordinary images nature produces, such as mutated animals and amazingly impossible vistas. Crystal clear photography paired with zany stories, amazing facts and figures that are undeniably true but incredibly hard to believe will make this book a must have for every household.

Ripley s Believe It or Not

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781609910419
Release Date: 2011-12-06
Genre: Reference

Facsimile of the original 1929 book. From the original 1929 promotion, Robert Ripley describes the land where rain has fallen for a million years; here he talks with you about the Ever-Standing Men and the Upside-Down Men of Benares. Sport enthusiasts will prick up their ears at the queer tales told by the man who it is said can answer more questions on sports than any other living man. All these stores, all these marvelous adventuring into the countries of the fantastically true are lavishly illustrated with a multitude of those vivid cartoons which are followed eagerly every night in the New York Evening Post and more than 100 other newspapers. You will find your old favorites-and some new puzzlers which Mr. Ripley has uncorked now for the first time. Believe It Or Not this volume contains a thousand new things under the sun!

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Strikingly True

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: 1609910001
Release Date: 2011-09-13
Genre: Reference

The newest title in the Ripley's Annual series is a compendium of new and bizarre stories, pictures and interviews all of which are packaged nicely within a vibrant red foil and lenticular cover. For the legions of dedicated Ripley’s fans, and anyone else on the planet who loves unbelievable facts and jaw-dropping images, the latest annual in our bestselling series is a feast of delights. Be amazed at a portrait made from 200,000 dead ants, the man who traversed the English Channel by holding onto a bunch of balloons, and the single human hair featuring paintings of all 42 American presidents. A compendium of incredible and bizarre facts, stories, interviews and features, presented in a stunning new design, this book also drives readers to Ripley’s fully interactive website. There are intriguing interviews with some of the astounding individuals who are featured in the book that spotlight their achievements and reveal more about what motivates them. A dramatic eight-page gatefold sections presents Ripley’s first ever odditorium, which showcased sideshow performers and was built for the World’s Trade Fair in 1933. This features a selection of choice memorabilia including Robert Ripley’s original annotated list of performers. Informative “Ripley’s Research” boxes give the scientific explanation behind some of the most incredible tales in the book, such as how people have turned their fingers into magnets. A section on the Olympic games, past and present, highlights the wacky as well as the amazing feats that have taken place at the height of sporting achievement. Additional black and white Ripley archive photographs feature throughout the book, and miscellaneous lists are also scattered throughout. This year specially commissioned photographic features will also appear in the book.

Ripley s believe it or not book of chance

Author: Inc. Ripley Entertainment
Publisher: Book Sales
ISBN: 0698111974
Release Date: 1982-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Anecdotes, trivia, and factual accounts--all illustrated--explore chance in money, business, health, the esoteric, science, technology, crime, nature, and show business, prophecies, omens, and coincidences, and routine risks of daily life

Ripley s Special Edition 2015

Author: Ripley's Entertainment Inc.
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545698399
Release Date: 2014-08-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Another year's worth of wild and wacky information from Ripley's Believe It or Not! 144 pages of awesomely weird information and photos. Cover includes eye-catching special effects!

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Special Edition 2017

Author: Scholastic
Publisher: Scholastic Incorporated
ISBN: 1338113240
Release Date: 2016-01-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

More unbelievably true facts and fun! Another year's worth of wild and wacky information from Ripley's Believe It or Not! This brand new, updated edition features all the craziest facts, newest discoveries, and weirdest wonders of the world!

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Shatter Your Senses

Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: 1609911784
Release Date: 2017-08-29
Genre: Reference

Shatter Your Senses! is the 2018 edition of the bestselling annual series by Ripley’s Believe It or Not! There’s no way to prepare yourself for this all-true, all-new collection filled with incredible facts, unbelievable stories, and mind-blowing photography. A sensory overload, Shatter Your Senses! is sure to amaze and astound children and adults alike. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Shatter Your Senses! is filled with thousands of strange stories, bizarre feats, and hair-raising oddities from around the world. Discover the sport of underwater ice hockey or marvel at the flower that bloomed in space—it’s all weird and all true! Bursting with vibrant and eye-catching photos, as well as submissions from our dedicated readers, this book is a must-have for every Ripley’s fan.

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Enter If You Dare

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!
Publisher: Ripley Publishing
ISBN: 1893951634
Release Date: 2010-08-10
Genre: Reference

The all new 7th title in the successful Ripley’s Believe It or Not! annual series. A compendium of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews and features, this year’s book also offers access to a fully-integrated website featuring astounding clips, and two 8-page pull out gatefold sections, one featuring vampires.

World of Ripley s Believe It or Not

Author: Editors of Ripley's Believe It or Not
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal
ISBN: 1579120881
Release Date: 1999-01-10
Genre: Reference

It's shocking but irresistible. The fantastic and amazing World of Ripley's Believe It or Not® uncovers and relates curiosities from around the globe. Its full-color, oversized format and round trim make it a suitably remarkable package to display the bizarre findings of Robert Ripley, who traveled to 198 countries to research his famous newspaper cartoon strip. Starting with his first drawing in 1918 and the first Ripley museum in the 1930s, this book is filled with examples of human oddities, exotic artifacts, strange happenings, unusual inventions, marvels of nature, extraordinary achievements and coincidences. Readers will be amazed by the truly macabre world that Ripley captured. Hundreds of photographs show the real people and things that inspired the famous drawings. Exotic objects and human feats stretch the limits of the mind, body and imagination. Here readers will meet world champion chicken picker Buck Fulford who could catch, kill, cook and eat a chicken in less than two minutes; Alice Penfold who could lift her sister Mary on a stool using only her teeth; "Three Ball Charlie" who could put a tennis ball, golf ball and billiards ball in his mouth and still whistle; and Liu Ch'ung of China who has double pupils in each eye.