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Delve deep into the mysteries of Earth's geography to reveal the hidden secrets of life on our planet. This title includes double page spreads on mountains, deserts, the oceans, the atmosphere and icy landscapes such as Antarctica, each one bursting with flaps to lift to reveal scientific and natural history information. It also contains a feature on how climate change is affecting our planet, and what can be done to reduce its effects. It contains over fifty sturdy embedded flaps.
'Perfectly pitched for Key Stage 2, a mix of facts, humour and novelty flaps...This series is proof that the right non-fiction still sells' - The Bookseller; 'Likely to make a significant contribution to geographical education' - Geographical Association Awards; 'A super collection of information books from Usborne, which really engage the reader by providing interesting information, colourful graphics and plenty of flaps with yet more information' - Parents in Touch; 'Loads of easily accessible information is packed into this attractive interactive information book. Busy spreads draw readers in to explore different aspects of the Earth from where it is in the solar system to the geography you can find on it. And it's easy to discover more by opening flaps' - Julia Eccleshare; 'With over 80 flip-up panels, and packed with cheerful, cartoonish illustrations, this is an enjoyable, geographical starting point for age six upward. How can any youngster lift a flap in this book and not want to save the world!' - The Guardian; 'This book would be an immediate hit in your class library, as it follows the popular interactive 'flap' format, loved by all children' - Primary Geographer; 'This lively guide to our planet is packed full of interesting snippets of information, ideal for dipping into' - Junior Education; 'A great way to inspire early interest in science and geography' - Youfirst magazine; 'The wealth of detail in the colourful, cheerful, cartoon-style illustrations makes repeated readings rewarding' - BookFest Ireland
ISBN: 9780746087541 ISBN-10: 0746087543 Series: Usborne See Inside Audience:
For Ages: 6 - 9 years old For Grades: K - 3 Format:
Number Of Pages: 16 Published: 2nd January 2008 Publisher: Usborne Publishing Ltd Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 28.9 x 22.6
Weight (kg): 0.7