Fun Stuff you learn from Books
Here are some fun facts from the Guinness Book of World Records:Largest library: The Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. houses over 125 million items,including 18 million books. Established in 1800, it has 532 miles of bookshelves!Best selling (commercial) book: The Guinness Book of World Records!They have sold 91,941,000 Guinness books from 1955-2001.
Best selling (religious) book: The Bible, which has had over 5 billion copies printed.Most valuable book: 1 of the 5 original copies of Shakespeare's First Folio (written in 1623) soldat auction for $6,166,000.Most overdue library book: A book borrowed by Col. Robert Walpole in 1867 fromSidney Sussex College at Cambridge was returned 288 years later when someone found it!Check out more interesting facts at the library--Section 000Weird but True ( a Favorite Book for many students)**Peanut butter can be converted into a diamond, so can broccoli, flower petals, butterfly wings and pencils.**Did you know that there is a dog that not only hears her commands but can read them too. Willow lives in New York-Amazing**Attila the Hun died of a nosebleed on his wedding night---Weird**Queen Elizabeth has a royal You Tube Channel.**You can buy a square watermelon for $75.**Venomous scropions keep precious jewels safe at a Michigan Jewerly store---Yeoow!