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  • Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie)
  • Ripley, Robert L. (Robert LeRoy), 1890-1949 -- Juvenile literature
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    Who was Robert Ripley? / by Kirsten Anderson ; illustrated by Tim Foley.
    by Anderson, Kirsten (Kirsten Stephanie)
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    New York, New York, USA : Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC, [2015]
    "Enter a world of shrunken heads, mystic holy men, shriveled aliens, and bizarre relics in the delightfully odd tale of Robert Ripley. Born in California, Ripley began his career as a sports cartoonist. He went on to chronicle global records and oddities in his weekly column, Believe It Or Not! After publishing mogul William Randolph Hearst took an interest in the column, it became a syndicated global success. Ripley spent his life traveling to more than 200 countries in search of strange objects and interesting facts. His penchant for the peculiar launched an entertainment empire, and his collection of artifacts can be seen worldwide at his famous Odditoriums. Believe It Or Not!"--
    Who was-- ?
    850 Lexile.
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    Book Level:5.5
    Interest Level:MG
    104 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
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    LocationCollectionCall No.StatusDue Date 
    University City LibraryChildren's BiographyJB RIPLEYChecked In 
    University City LibraryChildren's BiographyJB RIPLEYChecked In 
    Myers Park LibraryChildren's BiographyJB RIPLEYChecked out10/21/2020
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