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Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia
Human Body
A Visual Encyclopedia
Paperback      ISBN: 1465473580
Next in the bestselling tradition of Animals: A Visual Encyclopedia and the first substantial human body encyclopedia aimed at young children, Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia entertains and excites, while putting key biological information at young readers' fingertips. Employing a dynamic visual approach, this children's encyclopedia explains how the body works through pictures, making the subject matter accessible and intuitive to readers of all ages. The accompanying text is simple, lively, and packed with amazing facts and surprising stories that appeal to curious minds. Specially-commissioned 3-D imagery of the body systems and organs will delight every budding scientist and doctor! Supports the Common Core State Standards.
The Gas We Pass: The Story of Farts
The Gas We Pass
The Story of Farts
Hardcover      ISBN: 0916291529
A reassuring and humorous addition to the series including Everyone Poops presents curious readers with a straightforward, relatable look at a natural body function, explaining how and why gas is produced and eliminated.
50 Things You Should Know About the Human Body
50 Things You Should Know About the Human Body
Paperback      ISBN: 1609928008
The human body is complicated and incredible! The many parts of the body form a network of systems that work together to keep you alive and active. Each chapter focuses on a different system: Outer Body, Nervous System, Skeleton and Muscles, Breathing System, Heart and Blood, Digestive System, Urinary System, Growing and Changing. Body maps are included to show how organs and systems all function together. The mechanics of the human body are described in concise and easy-to understand text while infographics and photographs bring the various systems to life. Fact panels provide fascinating snippets of extra information.
Inside Your Outside!
Inside Your Outside!
1st Edition    Hardcover      ISBN: 0375811001
The Cat in the Hat takes Sally and Dick for a ride through the human body where they visit the right and left sides of the brain, scuba dive through the blood system, follow food and water through the digestive tract, and much more. 20,000 first printing.
You Can't Take Your Body to a Car Mechanic!
You Can't Take Your Body to a Car Mechanic!
Hardcover      ISBN: 1609054520
"This entry in the You Can't... series explores the science, physiology, symptoms, treatments, and main causes of common ailments. Colds, bellyaches, diarrhea, earaches, flu, skin conditions, allergies, germs, viruses are featured. Humorous poems appear throughout, and the book is topped off with a page of simple activities and kick-starting questions that expand the child's understanding of the subject matter."--
Amazing Evolution: The Journey of Life
Amazing Evolution
The Journey of Life
Hardcover      ISBN: 1782407375
Evolution can be a difficult idea to wrap our brains around: it deals with random, unlikely events, combined with vast lengths of time too enormous to comprehend. But the evidence is all around us–in the fossils of long-dead creatures, and in our genes and the relationships between all living beings. Amazing Evolution shines a light on this incredible process, from the beginnings of life around 3.8 billion years ago, to the millions of different species alive today, including the moon-walking, talking apes with super-powerful brains–human beings! Filled with clear explanations, beautiful illustrations and fascinating facts about the planet’s strangest and most spectacular creatures, Amazing Evolution will keep children (and adults, too!) enthralled for hours. Delve into the pages and learn what makes a fish a fish, why giraffes have such long necks and how all living things, from cabbages to tigers, are related!
Awesome, Disgusting, Unusual Facts About the Human Body
Awesome, Disgusting, Unusual Facts About the Human Body
Paperback      ISBN: 1644663066
Life As We Know It
Life As We Know It
Paperback      ISBN: 1465451382
Explains how the wide variety of plant and animal life on Earth emerged and evolved, and introduces the features and characteristics of members of the six kingdoms of life.
Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species: Young Readers Edition
Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species
Young Readers Edition
Hardcover      ISBN: 1481462490
Charles Darwin’s groundbreaking On the Origin of Species is now available in an accessible, illustrated edition for young readers that includes an introduction, glossary, modern insight and information, and more! Charles Darwin’s famous theory of natural selection shook the world of science to its core, challenging centuries of orthodox beliefs about life itself. Darwin’s boundary-shattering treatise was captured in On the Origin of Species, originally published in 1859, a groundbreaking and detailed study on ecological interrelatedness, the complexity of animal and plant life, and the realities of evolution. This Young Reader’s Edition makes Darwin’s cornerstone of modern science accessible to readers of all ages. Meticulously curated to honor Darwin’s original text, this compelling edition also provides contemporary insight, photographs, illustrations, and more. This adaptation is a must-have for any reader with a curious mind and the desire to explore one of the most influential books of our time.
1st Human Body Encyclopedia
1st Human Body Encyclopedia
Hardcover      ISBN: 0756609976
Taking readers inside the human body to see how things fit and work together, an exciting reference book is packed with fascinating facts that make basic anatomy accessible and fun.