They've got faces so ugly only a mother could love them!<br /><br />The <i>New York Times</i> started a phenomenon: Ugly is the new black. After publishing an articled entitled, "A Masterpiece of Nature? Yuck!," that chronicled several of the world's ugliest animals (Sphynx cat, star-nosed mole, proboscis monkey, etc.) they were bombarded by loyal readers who sent in their own pictures of ugly animals. Each one trying to out-ugly the last.<br /><br />With <i>101 Animals Secrets</i> and <i>101 Freaky Animals</i>, the Bergers have already brought to light some of the ugliest animals on the planet. Now they have concentrated their efforts to compile the definitive list of the ugliest animals ever!