The Story of Life A First Book About Evolution
Written by Catherine Barr, Steve Williams
Illustrated by Amy Husband
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Shortlisted for the English Picture Book Award 2016 This is an exciting and dramatic story simply told in words and pictures about how life began and developed on Planet Earth, written especially for younger children. How the first living cell was created, how the cells multiplied, created simple living things which dragged themselves out of the water into swampy forests that eventually became dinosaurs and then us. With delightful illustrations including lots of detail and humour, all carefully researched and checked, this book shows the development of life on Earth in a truly accessible and simple way.
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The Story of Life A First Book About Evolution by Catherine Barr, Steve Williams
At first, nothing lived on Earth. It was a noisy, hot, scary place. Choking gas exploded from volcanoes and oceans of lava bubbled around the globe...Then in the deep, dark ocean, something amazing happened.
CLICK HERE to download Teachers’ Notes specially written by the authors, Catherine Barr and Steve Williams, to assist teachers and librarians in the promotion and teaching of The Story of Life in schools and to help foster a love of good books, literature and reading in children.
‘An exciting and dramatic introduction to evolution for young children, written in consultation with the Natural History Museum.' The Bookseller
About the Author
Interest Age: From 5
Catherine Barr, Steve Williams
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Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
5th March 2015
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