Ripley s Believe It Or Not 2011

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  2011

Illustrated throughout with colour photographs and two pullouts featuring astounding lifesize images, this fascinating book is a must-have for anyone who loves jaw-dropping images and unbelievable facts.

Author: Robert LeRoy Ripley

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 1847945864

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 254

View: 129

Following hot on the heels of last year's best-selling edition, Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2011 offers a whole new feast of bizarre facts and features to enthrall and entertain. Be amazed at the pink dolphin, the girl no bigger than her schoolbag, and the island of lost dolls. Gasp at extraordinary true tales about vampires, the Ripley's waxwork gallery, and the feats of sword swallowers past and present. Illustrated throughout with colour photographs and two pullouts featuring astounding lifesize images, this fascinating book is a must-have for anyone who loves jaw-dropping images and unbelievable facts.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s Believe It or Not

Ripley s Believe It or Not

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!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910419

Category: Reference

Page: 172

View: 736

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!
Categories: Reference

Ripley s Believe It Or Not 2011

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  2011

A collection of strange facts and coincidences about animals and human beings in the world of science, art, and entertainment.

Author: Inc. Scholastic

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks

ISBN: 0545238005

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 144

View: 719

A collection of strange facts and coincidences about animals and human beings in the world of science, art, and entertainment.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Enter If You Dare

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  Enter If You Dare

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.

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 1893951634

Category: Reference

Page: 256

View: 591

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.
Categories: Reference

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

Presents interesting, strange, mind-boggling, gross, and crazy facts and occurrences from around the world.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: 0545238005

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 144

View: 713

Presents interesting, strange, mind-boggling, gross, and crazy facts and occurrences from around the world.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s RBI 01 Scaly Tale

Ripley   s RBI 01  Scaly Tale

The Florida swamplands are home to hungry gators, wild electrical storms, and a most unusual creature. Sightings of a strange lizard-like animal reach Ripley High and the RBI are sent to investigate.

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910334

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 655

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! The Florida swamplands are home to hungry gators, wild electrical storms, and a most unusual creature. Sightings of a strange lizard-like animal reach Ripley High and the RBI are sent to investigate. During their search, the RBI agents find themselves in the middle of a high-speed airboat chase, a swarm of rats, a mysterious treasure hunt, and DUL agents in disguise. But then that’s nothing unusual when you’re a member of the RBI!
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

Author: Geoff Tibballs

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1036851854

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page:

View: 185

Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s Believe It Or Not 2012

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  2012

Intriguing interviews with some of the astounding individuals who feature in the book spotlight their achievements and reveal their motivations, and informative 'Ripley's Research' boxes give the scientific explanation behind some of the ...

Author: Robert LeRoy Ripley

Publisher:

ISBN: 1847946704

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 256

View: 639

Following hot on the heels of last year's best-selling edition, Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2012 offers an entirely new compendium of bizarre facts and features in a stunning new design, including a section on the wacky and amazing feats of the Olympic games past and present, and an 8-page pull-out featuring Ripley's first ever odditorium, which opened in 1933. 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 the bestselling series is a feast of delights. Meet the man who chews molten lead, the cat that can predict death, the vending machine that dispenses live crabs and the artist who paints portraits with burger grease. Intriguing interviews with some of the astounding individuals who feature in the book spotlight their achievements and reveal their motivations, and informative 'Ripley's Research' boxes give the scientific explanation behind some of the most incredible tales, such as how people have turned their fingers into magnets.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Strikingly True

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  Strikingly True

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.

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 1609910001

Category: Reference

Page: 256

View: 532

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.
Categories: Reference

Ripley s Believe It Or Not Utterly Crazy

Ripley s Believe It Or Not  Utterly Crazy

Ripley fans the world over will love this utterly crazy book!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 160991001X

Category: Reference

Page: 384

View: 660

Ripley fans the world over will love this utterly crazy book! Packed full of fascinating facts and strange tales about incredibly unbelievable but totally true stories, this new book celebrates the remarkable and the bizarre in our world today.
Categories: Reference

Ripley s RBI 05 Wings Of Fear

Ripley   s RBI 05  Wings Of Fear

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910372

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 556

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! Sightings of something strange soaring through the skies over London send the RBI on a mission to England’s capital city. Soon the team find themselves caught up in high-speed car chases, gliding high above the river Thames, and tackling a gang of jewel thieves as they try to track down the mysterious flying creature.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

The Remarkable Revealed

The Remarkable Revealed

This book provides a look at some human and natural oddities.

Author: Ripley Publishing

Publisher:

ISBN: 1422220648

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 36

View: 716

This book provides a look at some human and natural oddities.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s RBI 07 Shock Horror

Ripley   s RBI 07  Shock Horror

Is there any truth in the terrifying stories of a strange figure in the forest with sparks flying from his fingertips? Using their own powerful skills, the RBI are tested to their limits on this sizzling adventure.

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910396

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 835

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! Reports of mysterious fires, exploding trees, and unexplained power outages in a remote Rocky Mountain town reach the RBI. Is there any truth in the terrifying stories of a strange figure in the forest with sparks flying from his fingertips? Using their own powerful skills, the RBI are tested to their limits on this sizzling adventure.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Ripley s RBI 08 The Lost Island

Ripley   s RBI 08  The Lost Island

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910402

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 982

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! The RBI travel to the plains of East Africa to investigate strange sightings of unbelievable animals, and find local people terrified of the unnatural animal cries they hear in the night. With DUL agents hot on their trail, the RBI find themselves on one of their most scary and dangerous missions so far as the adventure leads them to the mysterious lost island.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Ripley s RBI 06 Sub zero Survival

Ripley   s RBI 06  Sub zero Survival

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910389

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 317

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! The RBI team begin to link together the hidden clues that they have found on their last few missions and the results point them towards Antarctica and an ancient ice station. However, terrible blizzards, floating ice, and a man who swims with the seals make their hunt for a lost artifact anything but easy!
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Ripley s RBI 03 Running Wild

Ripley   s RBI 03  Running Wild

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910358

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 928

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! A plane crash ten years ago and reports of a strange wolf boy lead the RBI to the wilds of western China and to a girl who thinks that the creature might be her long-lost brother. But the mountains and surrounding jungle are full of dangers. Can the team brave hungry tigers, snarling wolves and treacherous ravines to uncover the truth? A dangerous mission for the RBI.
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Ripley s RBI 04 Secrets of the Deep

Ripley   s RBI 04  Secrets of the Deep

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910365

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 133

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! In an eerie underwater cavern, human hands reach out from the seabed searching the dark water. The RBI are sent on a watery quest to find out what lies beneath. How do mysterious happenings on the sea at night, an angry school of sharks, and zombie ghost stories link with this creepy new mission? The RBI are on a mission to search out the truth!
Categories: Juvenile Fiction

Expect the Unexpected

Expect the Unexpected

Read about interesting facts, people, and oddities from around the world.

Author: Ripley Publishing

Publisher:

ISBN: 1422220605

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 36

View: 836

Read about interesting facts, people, and oddities from around the world.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

Ripley s Believe it Or Not

A collection of strange and unusual facts and events.

Author: Mary Packard

Publisher:

ISBN: OCLC:1151163662

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 144

View: 713

A collection of strange and unusual facts and events.
Categories: Curiosities and wonders

Ripley s RBI 02 Dragon s Triangle

Ripley   s RBI 02  Dragon s Triangle

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 9781609910341

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 468

Join the RBI—a group of teen agents with special gifts—on a series of action-packed adventures as they travel the world! The coast of Japan is being terrorized by a mysterious creature. The RBI are sent to investigate sightings of red glowing eyes that peer out of sea mists and an enormous beast that breathes fire and tramples cars. A trip to Japan reveals a bizarre inventor and stories of a slumbering sea dragon. Is their mission linked to the old legend of the “Dragon’s Triangle” and its tales of disappearing ships?
Categories: Juvenile Fiction