This series gives kids the tools to bust wild and wacky myths from around the world. The myths reveal a broad range of historical and scientific truths that keep kids learning while interacting with their favorite fictional "facts."<br />This is the book that will put to rest rumors, misconceptions, superstitions, and flat out lies that you hear everyday — also known as the book your mom never wanted you to see. Want to make that face for hours? Go ahead, it'll never freeze like that. Enjoy an all-you-can-eat buffet and go swimming immediately after? A-ok. Have your dog eat off the same plate as you because his mouth is cleaner than yours? Better think twice on that one.<br />Series Information: Since 1888, the National Geographic Society has been a resource for knowledge about science, nature, and culture from around the world. Presenting groundbreaking photography and research in a range of formats, National Geographic offers great nonfiction for readers of all ages and levels.