Reference

Ripley's Believe It or Not!

In Celebration... A special reissue of the original!

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1609910419

Category: Reference

Page: 172

View: 2939

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!
Body, Mind & Spirit

Ripley's Believe it Or Not!

Great Disasters

Author: Ripley,Robert LeRoy Ripley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 176

View: 1704

Juvenile Nonfiction

Ripley's believe it or not

Author: Ripley Entertainment, Inc,Miles Kelly Publishing

Publisher: Mint Pub

ISBN: 9781893951730

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 7474

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

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! 2014

Author: Robert Leroy Ripley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781847947161

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 256

View: 9652

For the legions of dedicated Ripley's fans, and anyone else on the planet who loves the extraordinary but true, this latest annual is a feast of delights. Following hot on the heels of last year's best-selling edition, Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2014 offers an entirely new compendium of bizarre facts and features, including a terrifying fire tornado in Australia, the rubber chicken that was launched into space, bees that produce blue honey, and the latest news from the European Beard and Mustache Championships! As well as the jaw-dropping images and strange but true stories are bite-size facts, fascinating black and white photos from the Ripley archive, submissions from Ripley fans around the world - and the opportunity to explore the amazing world of Ripley in 3D via a free app.
Curiosities and wonders

Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Awesome Collection

Author: Mary Packard,Ripley Entertainment, Inc

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780681154353

Category: Curiosities and wonders

Page: 361

View: 5952

Awesome! Believe It or Not!T Awesome Collection: * Awesome Animals * Bizarre Bug's * Blasts from the Past * World's Weirdest Gadgets Where else can you find kooky critters, creepy crawlers, hard-to-believe histories, and goofy gizmos? Just how much do you know about the world's wackiest facts? Find out by taking the quizzes and tricky Ripley's "Brain Busters" throughout this book. Prepare to be astounded by what you discover inside!
Juvenile Nonfiction

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Planet Eccentric!

Author: Ripley Entertainment, Inc,Ripley Publishing

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

View: 7383

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

Ripley’s RBI 04: Secrets of the Deep

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1609910362

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 4652

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!
Reference

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! A Century Of Strange!

Author: N.A

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 9781609912178

Category: Reference

Page: 256

View: 5256

Releasing just in time for the 100th anniversary of Ripley's Believe It or Not!, A Century of Strange!, the 15th book in the bestselling series, is packed with all the unexpected stories and images you've come to expect from us. There’s simply no way to prepare yourself for this all-true, all-new collection filled with incredible facts, unbelievable stories, and mind-blowing photography. As amazing today as 100 years ago, A Century of Strange! is sure to amaze and astound children and adults alike. Ripley’s Believe It or Not! A Century of Strange! is filled with thousands of strange stories, bizarre feats, and hair-raising oddities from around the world. Discover how one barber cuts hair with fire or marvel at blue lava spewing from a volcano—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.
Psychology

Ripley's believe it or not!

optical illusions

Author: L. C. Casterline

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780439512046

Category: Psychology

Page: 80

View: 4413

Can you trust your own eyes? Maybe ... maybe not. Enter Ripley's world of optical illusions. You'll be surprised at what you see.
Juvenile Nonfiction

Ripley's believe it or not! book of chance

Author: Inc. Ripley Entertainment

Publisher: Book Sales

ISBN: 9780698111974

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 333

View: 9951

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
Reference

Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Prepare to Be Shocked!

Author: Geoff Tibballs

Publisher: Ripley Publishing

ISBN: 9781893951310

Category: Reference

Page: 256

View: 5492

An illustrated collection of oddities that are sure to shock the reader.
Comics & Graphic Novels

Ripley's Believe It Or Not

Author: Tony Isabella,Ben Meares

Publisher: Zenescope

ISBN: 9781942275862

Category: Comics & Graphic Novels

Page: 120

View: 5194

A 96-page anthology of some of the most astonishing oddities in the Ripley's Believe It or Not! collection, written and illustrated by an equally mind-blowing mix of comic book legends and rising stars. A collection of 8-page stories and fun facts in the inimitable Ripley style! You'll have to see it to believe it!

Ripley's Believe It Or Not! 2019

Author: Ripley

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781847948335

Category:

Page: 256

View: 5552

Ripley's is back with another compendium of mind-boggling facts that will delight anyone drawn to the weirder side of life on Earth. Read about the scariest, grossest and funniest stories from around the world, including: EEK! The huge spider that spins webs that are stronger than steel. WOW! The woman who can smash 920 roof tiles every minute - with her bare hands. YUCK! The Japanese crab that grows as much as six metres long. . . . and much, much more. Crammed with incredible photos and fascinating stories, and complete with an out-of-this-world 3D-effect cover, Ripley's Believe It or Not! 2019 is the perfect Christmas gift for kids who are fascinated by the disgusting, the scary and the peculiar.
Body, Mind & Spirit

Ripley's believe it or not!--magic & magicians

Author: Colette Muir

Publisher: Book Sales

ISBN: 9780698205628

Category: Body, Mind & Spirit

Page: 61

View: 1697

A miscellany of magic which includes discussions of superstitions, pyramid power, the Devil, spells, alchemy, witches, and witchcraft.
History

Ripley's believe it or not!--accidents & disasters

Author: Colette Muir

Publisher: Ripley Books ; New York : Coward, McCann & Geoghegan

ISBN: 9780698205611

Category: History

Page: 61

View: 4350

Presents a wide range of both famous and little-known disasters, as well as tales of the people involved.
Juvenile Fiction

Ripley’s RBI 01: Scaly Tale

Author: Ripley's Believe It Or Not!

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1609910338

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 1485

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!