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Surprising Stories Behind Everyday Stuff

Author: National Geographic Kids and Stephanie Warren Drimmer, Edited by Ariane Szu-Tu
Format: Paperback
Publication Date: 19-09-2019
ISBN: 978-1-4263-3529-7
Pages: 256

Regular price RRP £8.99 - In stock special offer

Description

Who invented pizza? Why do people shake hands? Why do we wear underwear? You'll find the answers to these questions and more in this new series from National Geographic Kids!

Ever wonder why we have birthday cakes? And why some people use forks and some use chopsticks? Prepare to be amazed by the surprising back stories behind the things you use or do every day! From familiar foods to common clothing items to bizarre beauty regimens, this book covers all your burning questions: Who thought of that? Where did that come from? Why is that a thing? Presented in a bold, colourful design, with stunning photos, and jam-packed with impressive facts, this book will have you riveted! Once you know all these amazing things about the origins of everyday stuff, you can 'wow' your friends and family.

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