National Geographic Kid’s Ultimate Weird but True Book Review

 

Do you love National Geographic? Do you love strange but true facts? Then you’ll LOVE National Geographic’s Kid’s Ultimate Weird but True book! And it’s not just for kids – it’s something that I would buy just for me! When we first received it my husband and I sat down and spent hours at night just flipping through the pages and reading about unusual and interesting facts and animals!
One fact I learned which seems so wild is that this tiny itty bitty little pistol shrimp is LOUDER than  a blue whale!!! Isn’t that crazy! How could a tiny shrimp be SO loud? If you have a child who is struggling in reading, this is a fantastic book to give him/her for Christmas. Not only is it filled with incredible and quirky facts but the layout is simple and uncluttered with bright clear pictures. It is a very attractive book and really catches your eye…then captivates your interest!

Throughout the book there are charts and diagrams that compare different animals – it’s really quite fascinating because you can try to guess which animals run faster, jump higher, weigh more, etc. My husband and I were even surprised at some of the answers!

From bizarre animals to unusual facts this book is sure to keep you busy reading for hours! I highly recommend this as a classroom/homeschool resource, for kids who are struggling in reading as this will really captivate their interest, and even just having it as a coffee table book! It is sure to start conversations and you can learn SO many new wild and crazy facts too!

* Check out the Weird But True App — rated 5 stars!
* Purchase a copy of Ultimate Weird But True
* And for the kids — Quiz Your Noodle with the Ultimate Weird But True online quiz

Disclosure: I was not compensated for this post. I received a book to review. All opinions are my own.

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