The Wonderful World Book by Kate Petty
  

The Wonderful World Book

Written by Kate Petty
Illustrated by Jennie Maizels

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Synopsis

The Wonderful World Book by Kate Petty

Are you sitting comfortably with your seatbelts fastened? Then we are ready for take-off. Meet Earthworm and Airplane, your hosts, who will take you on a round-the-world journey (and maybe even into the solar system!) With the colourful and inventive paper-engineering that was used to explain the international languages of multiplication and music, the author and illustrator team, Maizels and Petty, have decided that it is time to get to grips with Geography, and their book helps you to discover that it is indeed a wonderful world! Their trademark enthusiasm helps to explain the mysteries of oceans, continents, mountains, rivers, countries and their inhabitants. An entertaining and absorbing read with ingenious pop-ups and moving parts, this book will launch you into the real world.

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About the Author

As well as being a widely published author, Kate Petty has worked in publishing for many years. She is currently responsible for the children's books published by the Eden Project and divides her time between Altarnun, St Austell and Truro in Cornwall and her London home.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
14 pages
Interest Age: from 7 to 9

Author

Kate Petty
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Publisher

Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

3rd August 2000

ISBN

9780370327112


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