Believe It or Not! It’s been A Century of Strange for Ripley’s

Latest book in bestselling series available August 28th

All talent seen is available for media appearances.

From conga-dancing dogs and bicycling ballerinas, to hair-raising feats of strength and death-defying motorcycle stunts, the newest book from Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is sure to delight readers of all ages. Paying homage to the 100th year anniversary of Robert Ripley’s first cartoon, A Century of Strange contains over 1,200 weird-but-true stories from around the world.

The 15th edition in the popular Believe It or Not! series, A Century of Strange features 256 colorful pages of wild, wonderful and not-to-be-missed.


Get Sucked into the Strange!First Look

  • The adorable Pompeyo family and their 18 show dogs can skip rope, jump from great heights and even dance in a conga line!
  • Master of impalement arts, The Great Throwdini, is the only person in the world known to successfully perform the Veiled Double Wheel of Death!
  • Strongman Chris Hairculese Rider can pull a car up to .25 miles using just his hair!
  • What better than an edible grilled cheese volcano with tomato soup lava?

Downloadable Documents

Download the press release.

Press Release: A Century of Strange!

Media Contact

Suzanne Smagala-Potts, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!
office: (407) 345-8010×8148
cell: (727) 439-0136
smagala@ripleys.com

Melanie Greco, Canada
(647) 456-2653
melanie@getinkpr.ca

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