Ripley's Eye-Popping Oddities #2015HolidayGiftGuide
Readers beware: Ripley's Believe It or Not! Eye-Popping Oddities! is now on sale. The book has been known to induce actual eye-popping, jaw-dropping, and head-spinning in people who stare at its pages for too long! Eye-Popping Oddities! is the annual collection of strange-but-true stories from Ripley Publishing and features 256 pages of mind-blowing stories of animals, feats, art, pop culture, the human body, and more. Readers of all ages will discover the oddest, funniest, most awe-inspiring stories on earth - worthy of returning to again and again. The book is available through all major booksellers. The book will be easy to find - just look for the five 3D eyeballs on the cover (they'll be looking for you.)
Meet the "Austrian Rock," who uses his amazing strength to pull a 156-ton airplane!
Read about the man who built his own iron suit to stand in the center of a fireworks display.
Check out Jorge Ivan Latorre Robles, who can stretch his skin, pop out his eyes and dislocate his joints, allowing him to fold himself into a suitcase!
Get the lowdown on a goldfish that underwent brain surgery to remove a tumor.
Eye-Popping Oddities! makes the perfect holiday gift for teens, tweens or reluctant readers. Previous editions of the Ripley's annual have been recognized by the National Parenting Publication Awards, Pinnacle Book Achievement Awards, YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Readers List and the Parents' Choice Awards.