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Alison Teal spent her childhood exploring remote corners of the Earth, encountering exotic people and places and investigating the world’s greatest myths and legends. Alison’s Adventures is full of her stories and is Your Passport to the World!
Driven by Alison’s unique life experiences, this book features her first-hand accounts of adventure and amazement from well-known locations, like the Taj Mahal, to far-off places, like the Lost Island of the Fire Walkers. Travel the world in the pages of Alison’s Adventures through unbelievable photography and fascinating features of figures that have paralleled Alison’s experiences, like the first female to summit Everest! Readers will also get to know this Female Indiana Jones through stories close to her heart, like those from her Home Sweet Grass Shack in Hawaii and of her conservation efforts in the Maldives. Alison’s Adventures gives readers the chance to explore our weird world alongside one of the most interesting and inspiring adventurers of our day!
About the Author
Ripley's Believe It or Not! is globally renowned as the authority on the weird, the eccentric, and the amazing. Ripley's Believe It or Not! provides entertaining books for children of all ages which educates and informs them in a humorous style. The Ripley brand is known around the world as a trend-setting source of family-friendly fun and excitement! Every day the researchers at Ripley's are busy digging up the craziest true stories and the most unbelievable facts.
"This filmmaker's Instagram photos will inspire your wanderlust." — O, The Oprah Magazine
"Alison Teal has risked it all for joy, positively impacting hearts, lives, and the environment of our planet. Her adventurous conservation efforts have created waves of change not only for our oceans but for our humanity. Everything she stands for—education, equality, conservation, kindness—is everything we should all stand for. Simply said, Alison is inspiring." — Jason Mraz
"We need more women activists out there like Alison, educating through entertainment in ways that inspire people to get engaged with the cause to protect our world waters. She truly is on a modern day crusade to make a real difference for our water planet!" — Celine Cousteau