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It Can't Be True!: The Book of Incredible Visual Comparisons (DK 1,000 Amazing Facts)

It Can't Be True!: The Book of Incredible Visual Comparisons (DK 1,000 Amazing Facts)

DK
Current price: $22.99
Publication Date: September 16th, 2013
Publisher:
DK Children
ISBN:
9781465414229
Pages:
192

Description

If anything in this book doesn’t quite ring true, you’d better start believing! The incredible collection of mind-blowing facts may defy belief, but they are all absolutely true. 

This irresistible page-turner will keep your eyes popping and your jaws dropping from start to finish. Did you know that the Moon is the same size as Australia? And Earth could fit inside Jupiter more than 1,000 times? Can you believe the Eiffel Tower would fit inside a Sahara sand dune? Or the blue whale's heart is as big as a car and the colossal squid has eyes the size of beach balls? Not to mention in the next hour, another 8,000 people will inhabit our planet! All this and much, much more is at your fingertips in It Can’t Be True.



Wow your friends and amaze your family with hundreds of new facts in this fun-filled, picture-packed bumper book. From the tiniest microchip to our unimaginably enormous Universe, no subject is left unexplored for this groundbreaking reference title. Astounding images, inspiring visual comparisons, and informative graphics combine in one unforgettable learning experience.

Now settle down and start reading_x2026_ you won’t believe your eyes!

2014 International Reading Association and Children's Book Council Children's Choices List Winner

About the Author

DK was founded in London in 1974 and is now the world's leading illustrated reference publisher and part of Penguin Random House, formed on July 1, 2013. DK publishes highly visual, photographic nonfiction for adults and children. DK produces content for consumers in over 87 countries and in 62 languages, with offices in Delhi, London, Melbourne, Munich, New York, and Toronto. DK's aim is to inform, enrich, and entertain readers of all ages, and everything DK publishes, whether print or digital, embodies the unique DK design approach. DK brings unrivalled clarity to a wide range of topics with a unique combination of words and pictures, put together to spectacular effect. We have a reputation for innovation in design for both print and digital products.   Our adult range spans travel, including the award-winning DK Eyewitness Travel Guides, history, science, nature, sport, gardening, cookery, and parenting. DK’s extensive children’s list showcases a fantastic store of information for children, toddlers, and babies. DK covers everything from animals and the human body, to homework help and craft activities, together with an impressive list of licensing titles, including the bestselling LEGO® books. DK acts as the parent company for Alpha Books, publisher of the Idiot's Guides series and Prima Games, video gaming publishers, as well as the award-winning travel publisher, Rough Guides.

Praise for It Can't Be True!: The Book of Incredible Visual Comparisons (DK 1,000 Amazing Facts)

"With the new school year in full swing, what better way to help kids build on the curiosity they're developing in the classroom than with two super-cool, science-based books to dive into at home? DK recently released Mind Benders and It Can't Be True! to help young minds stretch to their potential and also to make science and learning fun and engaging." – NewYorkFamily.com

"DK has once again created a visually stunning book filled with interesting facts for browser. Recommended." – Library Media Connection