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Weird... Bizarre... Mysterious...

Strange But True is an eye-popping compendium of extreme, bizarre and weird animals, places and strange phenomena
Did you know there's a plant that eats mice? That you can dip your toe in a rainbow-coloured river? Or peer into the Doorway to Hell?
Find out the where, why and how in Strange But True. Ideal for those curious young minds who are fascinated by our weird and wonderful world. Stuffed full of strange animals, peculiar weather and odd places, Strange But True unravels all these astonishing strange phenomena, from fish that rain from the sky to huge sinkholes, through specially commissioned CGI artworks, jaw-dropping illustration and clear scientific explanations.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9780241203378

    August 26, 2015

    DK Knowledge

    192 pages

    RRP $29.99

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