Surprising Stories Behind Everyday Stuff
ISBN: 1426335296
EAN13: 9781426335297
Language: English
Release Date: Sep 10, 2019
Pages: 256
Dimensions: 0.4724409" H x 6.496063" L x 6.456693" W
Weight: 0.9127138 lbs.
Format: Paperback
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Book Overview

Who invented pizza? Why do people shake hands? Why do we wear underwear? You'll find the answers to these questions and more in this new series from National Geographic Kids

Ever wonder how basketball got started? Why we have birthday cakes? And why some people use forks and some use chopsticks? Prepare to be amazed by the surprising backstories behind the things you use or do every day From familiar foods to common clothing items to bizarre beauty regimens, this book covers all your burning questions: Who thought of that? Where did that come from? Why is that a thing? Presented in a bold, colorful design, with stunning photos, and jam-packed with awesome facts, this book will have you totally riveted Once you know all this cool stuff about the origins of everyday stuff, you can wow your friends and family.

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   Youngest loves these books
If you don't want your child to start rattling off where things came from or reading to you, get this book!
   Quick, easy read.
I like books that are nearby when I'm put on hold. I've already read all the books, and my husband has.
   Great book!
Our son has a passion for books, and we both love to read them. They don't disappoint and are fun for mom and dad too!
   Super interesting for all ages
The book was recommended to me by a friend who also has a 9-year-old. It was also an entertaining distraction for my husband and I on our road trip. Nat Geo books are also available in English.