Humanatomy by Nicola Edwards
  

Humanatomy

Written by Nicola Edwards
Illustrated by Jem Maybank, George Ermos

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The human body is amazing, ‘the most incredible machine on Earth’ says this book, which explains exactly how it works, from the inside out. Over colourful, clearly designed pages, featuring detailed illustrations, it peels back the layers of the human body to examine the individual body systems, from the integumentary system (skin, hair and nails), through the muscular system, skeletal system, digestive system, right up to and including DNA, in a chapter What makes me who I am? Questions are asked throughout in fact, making it highly interactive and engaging, and some of them provoke the response, ‘Yuk’ (Is it true you can drink your own urine). With a neat reference guide to the body tucked inside the front cover, and useful glossary at the back, this book is well thought out and informative from beginning to end. ~ Andrea Reece

360 Degrees is a non-fiction imprint of the Little Tiger Group. Each book is unique in subject and presentation style. 360 Degrees’ main objective is to create accessible and unique non-fiction books, ensuring the highest production values and attention to creative detail.

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Humanatomy by Nicola Edwards

Get under the skin of the human body with this interactive and informative book. Explore each of your body's organ systems with our pull-out booklet and get the answers to questions you've always wondered about: How does skin heal itself? What is blood made of? What happens to food when we eat it? How does memory work? Packed with original illustrations, this book covers everything from what makes your heart beat to how DNA makes you who you are.

Humanatomy answers not only these questions, but sensitively addresses topics young readers are sure to be curious about: why some people have different shades of skin, or the reproductive system. Readers will be sure to engage with not only these serious subjects in Humanatomy , but with its fascinating facts and carefully detailed drawings. Using an accessible tone that clearly presents complex ideas, Humanatomy is the perfect book for a budding young doctor or nurse, while at the same time remaining thought-provoking for all.

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Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Nicola Edwards
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Publisher

360 Degrees an imprint of Little Tiger Press Group

Publication date

3rd May 2018

ISBN

9781848576537

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