The Fact or Fiction Behind Urban Myths by Paul Mason
  

The Fact or Fiction Behind Urban Myths

Written by Paul Mason
Illustrated by
Part of the Truth or Busted Series

RRP £5.99

Synopsis

The Fact or Fiction Behind Urban Myths by Paul Mason

Truth or Busted's Urban Myths title explores popular myths and legends, sayings and notions in a light and humorous way that kids will find unputdownable. Such statements as 'You can get sucked down an aeroplane loo!' or 'Your fingernails keep growing after you die!' are examined, as well as where the ideas came from, whether they have any basis in truth, or whether they are simply myths. Each statement is given a TRUTH or BUSTED evaluation.

About the Author

Paul Mason's interest in writing stems from his childhood when he won the Scripture Prize in his last year at Primary School. He now is an experienced freelance writer and editor of a variety of children's information books, with subjects including extreme sports, geography and travel. He has a degree in anthropology, has worked in Turkey and taught English as a foreign language. Paul is a keen sportsman and particularly enjoys surfing, mountain biking and snowboarding.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
96 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Paul Mason
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

9th January 2014

ISBN

9780750279154


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