The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts (Hardback)
  • The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts (Hardback)

The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts (Hardback)

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Hardback 112 Pages / Published: 11/05/2021
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Test your knowledge with 500 perplexing questions to bamboozle and delight trivia buffs both young and old with The Encyclopedia of Unbelievable Facts.

How many kinds of germs live in your bellybutton? Which creature takes a three-year-long nap? If someone asked you to spare a zeptosecond, how long would that be? Has the Leaning Tower of Pisa ever been straight? And what exactly happens to an astronaut's dirty laundry?

The dazzling facts are accompanied by bright, whimsical illustrations and the questions are organized into 10 chapters: Human Body, Science and Technology, Animals, Natural World, Space, Mindbending Stuff, History, Customs and Culture, Our World, and Arts and Entertainment.

Written in simple, easy-to-understand language by author Jane Wilsher, this stunning visual encyclopedia is ideal for fact-loving kids and a perfect excuse to bring the family together for some top trivia fun.

Publisher: Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 9780711256248
Number of pages: 112
Dimensions: 310 x 256 mm

'Five-hundred perplexing questions and answers to bamboozle and delight young trivia fans and their families, split into 10 themed chapters and featuring Lockhart's quirky art.' -- Fiona Noble * The Bookseller *
'Perfect for those children who like to dip into books and read aloud the facts they've discovered.' * Armadillo Magazine *

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Matt @awordaboutbooks

“I learned lots, I loved it!”

It seems that the days of picking up an encyclopedia in search of answers are long gone, it is far easier to hop onto ‘Google’ or ask everyone’s invisible best friend ‘Siri’. However, I firmly believe that a physical... More

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“Love it!”

Trivia in the best possible Q/A format and with fun illustrations by Jane Wilsher and Louise Lockhart ! Here is a sampling of topics and questions:
The human body (which sense is fastest?), Science/tech (can cars be... More

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I absolutely loved this encyclopedia of facts, which is for children, but people of all ages will enjoy it, like I did. It is jam packed full of interesting and amazing information, such as different facts about the... More

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