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Nine Months: Before a Baby Is Born
Nine Months
Before a Baby Is Born
Hardcover      ISBN: 082344161x
As a baby grows in her mother's tummy, a soon-to-be big sister and her family spend nine months preparing for the newest member of the family to arrive.
The Human Body in 30 Seconds
The Human Body in 30 Seconds
Paperback      ISBN: 1782404864
Explores the different functions of the human body, with such topics as digestion, respiration, cell biology, and DNA explained in less than thirty seconds.
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.
The Skeleton Book
The Skeleton Book
Hardcover      ISBN: 1465453369
Did you know bones are 75% water? Learn more amazing facts in The Skeleton Book. Full of incredible computer-generated 3-D images, children can explore the bones of the body in great detail. Find out how the skeleton is flexible to make the body agile but provides support and strength to the body. Bones are stronger than steel, gram for gram, but are five times lighter and ten times more elastic. The Skeleton Book works down from the skull to the toes so that each one of the 206 bones are fully explored. This book also uses comparison to animal skeletons to help kids understand more about their bones and show how the human skeleton is unique. Explore the future of skeletons through modern prosthetics and see how 3-D printing can help people with missing limbs. An embossed cover and a pull out five-foot skeleton poster inside the book help give perspective for kids to study a life-size version of the human skeleton! The Skeleton Book is the ultimate guide to every bone in your body.
The Bacteria Book
The Bacteria Book
Hardcover      ISBN: 146547028x
A fact-filled, introductory science reference introduces curious young minds to the world of bacteria, viruses, and other germs and microbes that are all around us but too small to see, sharing lavish artwork with explanations of the role of bacteria in everything from health and illness to food and the life cycle. By the author of the best-selling How to Be a Scientist.
Human Body: A Visual Encyclopedia
Human Body
A Visual Encyclopedia
Hardcover      ISBN: 0756693071
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!
A World in a Drop of Water: Exploring With a Microscope
A World in a Drop of Water
Exploring With a Microscope
Paperback      ISBN: 0486403815
Describes the structure and characteristics of the amoeba, paramecium, and other members of the "circus" that Leeuwenhoek discovered in a drop of water.
My Amazing Body Machine: A Colorful Visual Guide to How Your Body Works
My Amazing Body Machine
A Colorful Visual Guide to How Your Body Works
Hardcover      ISBN: 146546185x
A unique and exciting visual guide to the human body, with specially commissioned handcrafted illustrations that make this amazing machine accessible and engaging for children. From the intricately wired brain and structured skeleton to the relentlessly pumping heart and rising and falling lungs, each part of the amazing human body is explored through the incredible paper-crafted artworks of Owen Gildersleeve, making My Amazing Body Machine an appropriate and engaging experience for children. With clear text and fascinating bite-size facts, this visual guide makes learning about the human body fun, and real-life examples show how the parts of the body work together in immediate and ingenious ways. Supporting STEM education initiatives, My Amazing Body Machine makes understanding the most complex machine on Earth both simple and enjoyable.
How the Body Works/100 Ways Parents and Kids Can Share the Miracle of the Human Body
How the Body Works/100 Ways Parents and Kids Can Share the Miracle of the Human Body
Hardcover      ISBN: 0895775751
More than nine hundred vivid photographs, full-color illustrations, and clear diagrams accompany more than one hundred experiments, projects, and activities that help readers of all ages discover how the organs and systems of the human body work. 75,000 first printing.
The Great Big Body Book
The Great Big Body Book
School & Library      ISBN: 1847808727
The fourth book in this internationally best-selling series explores lots of aspects of the body including birth, growth, ageing, senses, the brain, and genetics, but from a family standpoint rather than a straight non-fiction perspective. Features the exploratory, questioning framework and quirky treatment that has worked so well for the series.