Ripley Publishing Releases Its 100 Best

By April 3, 2019Company News

Limited edition book available on the 100th day of the year!

ORLANDO, FLORIDA, April 3, 2019 – A century has passed since Robert Ripley first coined the popular phrase “Believe It or Not!,” and to celebrate, Ripley’s is releasing a special collection of its best 100 BIONS–Believe It Or Not Stories.

Gathered by a team of editors, researchers, and historians, Ripley’s Believe It or Not! 100 Best BIONS includes behind-the-scenes details, expanded content, and iconic cartoons from the Ripley archives. Read about the seven sisters with a combined 49 feet of hair, the sea turtle that saved a woman’s life, or the towering tale of Robert Wadlow–the tallest man to ever to walk the Earth!

RBION!_100_Best_SpreadDivided into easy-to-find sections like People, Animals, and World, 100 Best BIONS also includes an Exhibits chapter which features some of the most remarkable artifacts on display at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! Odditoriums. Colorful images accompany detailed accounts of how each piece was acquired by Ripley’s, including fruitful fertility statues, Mars meteorites, genuine vampire killing kits, the world’s longest fingernails, and even a piece of cake from the Royal wedding of Charles and Diana!

100 Best BIONS will be available at all major booksellers, as well as online through starting April 10th.

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Media Contacts:

Suzanne Smagala-Potts (US)
Public Relations Manager
Ripley Entertainment Inc.

Melanie Greco
Public Relations (Canada)

About Ripley Entertainment
Ripley’s Believe It or Not! is part of the Ripley Entertainment Inc. ( family of worldwide attractions, the global leader in location-based entertainment.  More than 14 million people visit its 100-plus attractions in 10 countries each year.  In addition to its 30 Believe It or Not! Odditoriums, the Orlando, Florida-based company has publishing, licensing and broadcast divisions that oversee projects including the syndicated Believe It or Not! television show, best-selling books and the popular syndicated cartoon strip, Ripley’s Believe It or Not!, that still runs daily in countries around the world. Ripley Entertainment is a Jim Pattison Company, the second-largest.