Brain by Steve Parker


Brain by Steve Parker

This title provides in-depth coverage of the human body, its basic structure, function, the relationship of each system to other organs and systems and their roles in maintaining good health. This book includes up-to-date information and advice on a range of key topics. Fact panels provide depth on topics such as heartbeat, cancer cells and vitamins, to aid comprehension. Topical issues such as drugs in sport and mental health are featured, and suggestions for further research are provided.

About the Author

STEVE PARKER is an award-winning science author for children and adults. After gaining a degree in Zoology and working at the Natural History Museum, Steve moved into educational publishing and has now written more than 300 titles. He is a Senior Scientific Fellow of the Zoological Society of London. JOHN HASLAM has been working as an illustrator for most of his professional life. John worked in advertising for 10 years and worked on various projects including TV storyboards, to illustrating for all kinds of accounts from Pritt Stick (the Pritt Stick Man was his invention), to comic pages such as Danger Mouse, Disney and Transformers.

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48 pages
Interest Age: 11-14 years


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Publication date

15th August 2009



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