Inside this book, you'll find stories of fiftyextraordinary people such as: Evel Knievel, who jumped his motorcycle over fourteen Greyhound buses; The Iceman, the most well-preserved human, found in the ice after 5,300 years; Sam Patch, who jumped Niagara Falls for $75; Helen Thayer, who walked to the North Pole alone; Roy Sullivan, who was struck by lightning 7 times.
These intriguing facts and hundreds more await curious readers, amateur historians and anyone who aspires to the altogether extraordinary!
Publication date: 2015-05-12
Number of pages: 112
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Subjects: Fiction, Children's & Young Adult, Children's & Young Adult Fiction, True Stories (Children's / Young Adult)