Ye Olde Weird but True: 300 Outrageous Facts from History

Ye Olde Weird but True: 300 Outrageous Facts from History

by Cheryl Harness

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Nothing attracts young readers like the weird but true...especially when the weird truth is hundreds of years old. Ye Olde Weird But True, the newest addition to the blockbuster Weird But True series, is packed with 300 wacky facts for history lovers ages 6 and up. 

In this latest addition to this phenomenal series, readers will have more zany fun, this time from the pages of history! Ye Olde Weird But True delivers 100 percent new content, with 500 more of the amazing facts and photos that kids just can't get enough of. 

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781426313837
Publisher: National Geographic Society
Publication date: 10/08/2013
Series: Weird but True Series
Pages: 208
Sales rank: 1,237,865
Product dimensions: 6.70(w) x 6.60(h) x 0.70(d)
Lexile: IG1020L (what's this?)
Age Range: 8 - 12 Years

About the Author

Cheryl Harness is the author and/or illustrator of more than 30 children’s books, including several picture book biographies for National Geographic. She has a natural talent for making history fun for kids, injecting the "wow" factor into the lives of America’s historical heroes and heroines. Harness has won multiple awards, and now lives in her historic hometown of Independence, Missouri. To learn more, visit

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