It Can't Be True! (Hardcover)

The Book of Incredible Visual Comparisons

By DK

DK Children, 9781465414229, 192pp.

Publication Date: September 16, 2013

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (3/10/2020)
Paperback (10/1/2019)
Hardcover (9/13/2016)
Hardcover, Spanish (9/25/2018)
Paperback (9/15/2020)
Hardcover (9/29/2020)
Hardcover (9/1/2013)

List Price: 19.99*
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Description

The moon is the same size as Australia. A blue whale's heart is as large as a car. It sounds weird, but it's true! It Can't Be True! wows the reader with impressive facts about the world that are all difficult to believe, but true. From animals and the human body to buildings and outer space, this quirky book combines the latest CGI and photographic imagery with impossible-to-believe, accurate facts about just about everything. Children will enjoy these fun facts and impressive figures, and incredulous adults will be flabbergasted by these crazy factoids. It Can't Be True! will engage any reader with its head-scratching, amazing facts.

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

"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