Synopses & Reviews
"... freaky and fascinating... Cavinder is a storyteller with an engaging sense of humor." --Gary (IN) Post-Tribune
"Because the contents of this eminently readable book cover many people, places, and events there is something for every reader young and old." --Madison Courier
It's Ripley's with a Hoosier twist--Fred Cavinder has put together a group of findings and stories, some kooky and strange, some from the twilight zone, some historical oddities and fascinations, all gleaned from Indiana. Submitted for your consideration: the blind man who designed and built an automobile, the "volunteer" tree growing out of a courthouse roof, and much, much more.
Reality is often stranger than fiction, and the true wonders of the world are as amazing as anything dreamed of by the producers of fantasy - four-headed cows, Taj Mahals, 1,000-pound people. here is a collection of tales and incredible 'facts, ' some kooky and strange, some from the twilight zone, historical oddities and other fascinations.