Explore the history, production and people behind the Guinness World Records book, the mega-seller that has been an annual phenomenon since its very first publication in 1955.
Since then, the action-packed almanac has sold more than 143 million copies in over 100 countries, and has been translated into more than 22 languages.
Read on to find out what you can expect from this year's edition, or where to buy your copy of the book.
Discover a snapshot of this year, jam-packed with facts, fun and amazing records.
Enter the GWR Archive
Step into our virtual Guinness World Records archive: travel through decades of history and editorial excellence, all in one click.Discover more
A great selection of clips from our most inspiring record holders
Longest Fingernails EVER!
Meet the tallest family!
BTS have how many records?!
Hall of Fame
Learn more about the iconic and game-changing achievements of this year's nine new inductees.VISIT THE HALL OF FAME
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Wherever you are in the world, find where to purchase the latest edition of the Guinness World Records book.