Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Dare To Look! Is Now On Sale
By Mel Fabrikant Thursday, September 12, 2013, 11:30 AM EDT
Ripley Publishing's tenth annual takes readers on a journey into the weird, strange and amazing
Daring readers can now feast their eyes on an all-new collection of the most bizarre, incredible and amazing true stories from around the world. Ripley's Believe It or Not! Dare to Look! is NOW ON SALE. It's the latest edition of the bestselling annual series from Ripley Publishing. With thousands of true-yet unbelievable facts and stories, as well as hundreds of full-color photos, this title is sure to fill readers with wonder and astonishment.
Additionally, readers can access exclusive bonus content through the oddSCAN™ function of the Ripley's Believe It or Not! app. For instance, by scanning an image of Puggy - a Pekingese from Texas with a remarkable long tongue - readers will be treated to a special video of Puggy lapping up some ice cream. Stories literally come to life - if readers Dare to Look!
With its bright green foil and striking lenticular, the cover of Dare to Look! is certain to catch the eye while the incredible content within makes the book impossible to put down. Ripley's fans of all ages will enjoy learning about perilous near-miss accidents, extreme daredevils, unbelievable artwork, fantastic sports feats and much more! Even the most reluctant readers will find themselves captivated. Examples of some of the curiosities contained within include:
• Kevin Mercado's record breaking feat of pinning 161 clothes pegs to his face
• The biggest collection of dummies that readers will ever see - it's an eight-page gatefold on the history of ventriloquists!
• Artist Ian Cook's remarkable paintings made with remote control cars
• Farmer Hong and his traffic-stopping herd of 5,000 ducks
• Oscar the incredible traveling dog that has been to over 30 countries in the past three years
Dare to Look! is the perfect gift for curious minds, thrill seekers and anyone interested in exploring the world of the extraordinary.
Dare to Look! is available through all major booksellers.
For downloadable page spreads and images, please visit www.ripleybooks.com .
Imprint: Ripley Publishing
Publication date: Sept. 10, 2013
Price: $29.95 US / $32.95 Canada
Trim size: 9 x 11 ¾ inches