Cover image for Extreme records : the tallest, weirdest, fastest, coolest stuff on planet earth / Julie Beer and Michelle Harris.
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Extreme records : the tallest, weirdest, fastest, coolest stuff on planet earth / Julie Beer and Michelle Harris.
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9781426330223

9781426330216
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Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, [2018]

©2018
Physical Description:
207 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
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Includes index.
Abstract:
A reference guide includes records and achievements made by humans, animals, and nature.
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Summary

Summary

The biggest, wackiest, wildest, and weirdest of all the world record facts are jam-packed into this informative and superexciting fact book.

From the awesome to the weird to the downright gross, get ready to meet the world's record setters! You'll find fantastic firsts, awesome extremes, and weird wonders in achievements made by animals, humans, and Mother Nature. Paired with eye-popping design and unforgettable photographs, this book blows the record-book competition away and takes first place as the zaniest, most eye-catching, unbelievable, and best of the best record books you can find!


Author Notes

MICHELLE HARRIS is an editor, researcher, and writer with 20 years of publishing experience. Harris has covered a wide range of topics, from science and the natural world to politics and current events. She has written several books for National Geographic Kids, including Weird But True and 5,000 Awesome Facts [About Everything!] . JULIE BEER has been a writer, editor, and researcher in publishing and radio for more than 20 years. She is a seasoned National Geographic Kids book contributor with a Weird But True specialty.