Ripley's Believe It or Not by Mary Packard

51YzWwsLdVL__SL500_AA240_.jpgRipley’s Believe It or Not is an extraordinary, shocking, and amazing book that tells incredible facts about around the world. This book was published by Robert Ripley, and it was first published on December 19, 1918. Furthermore, this book contains a lot of information from the past, for example, you will fine who was the tallest man that ever live.

I will recommend this book to everyone because it is very interesting and enjoyable to read. If you are looking for a book that will not bored you after 10 minutes of reading it this, then this book is the right one for you. Moreover, the most shocking is all in the book. This book is different from others because is extremely entertaining. In addition, you can go to www.ripleys.com. In this web site you can find interesting articles that are in the book also.

Robert Ripley was born in Santa Rosa, California on December 25, 1890. Robert Ripley, the man behind Ripley's Believe It or Not, was a cartoonist, explorer, reporter, adventurer, illustrator, collector and seeker of the odd and unusual. His previous career goal was to be in the baseball feild1919 Ripley married Beatrice Roberts. He made his first trip around the world in 1922, delineating a travel journal in installments. This ushered in a new topic for his cartoons: unusual and exotic foreign locales and cultures. Because he took the veracity of his work quite seriously, in 1923, Ripley hired a researcher and linguist named Norbert Pearlroth