Shake, Rattle and Roll The World's Most Amazing Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Other Forces by Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix
  

Shake, Rattle and Roll The World's Most Amazing Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Other Forces

Written by Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix
Illustrated by
Part of the Spencer Christian's World of Wonders Series

Synopsis

Shake, Rattle and Roll The World's Most Amazing Volcanoes, Earthquakes and Other Forces by Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix

Discover the amazing forces that shape the earth! Where do killer clouds come from? What causes the birth of an island? How tall is the tallest mountain ...and how come you can't see it? Can cockroaches really predict an earthquake? Join popular ABC-TV weather forecaster Spencer Christian as he unearths the mysteries of volcanoes, tornadoes, and other natural events so powerful they've changed not only the face of the planet but the very course of history! Find out what makes the earth quake. Create your own shock wave. Discover what volcano covered an entire city with over four feet of ash, and how the lost continent of Atlantis disappeared. Plus, you'll learn the answer to that age-old question, will Old Faithful always erupt on time? It's an action-packed tour that will have you shaking, rattling, and rolling as you explore the forces that shape our world. Intriguing, easy-to-do activities let you experience amazing natural phenomena up close--and dozens of fascinating sidebars, fun facts, and illustrations bring the world's wonders to vivid life. The natural world has never been this awesome! For children ages 8 to 12 Also available in Spencer Christian's World of Wonders series: Can It Really Rain Frogs?: The World's Strangest Weather Events

About the Author

In addition to his work on Good Morning America, SPENCER CHRISTIAN is a writer and presenter on subjects from the weather to our government. ANTONIA FELIX is the author of several nonfiction books for adults and children.

More books by this author

Other Formats

Book Info

Format

Paperback
128 pages

Author

Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix
More books by Spencer Christian, Antonia Felix

Publisher

John Wiley & Sons Inc an imprint of John Wiley and Sons Ltd

Publication date

23rd July 1997

ISBN

9780471152910


I am so pleased to have signed my kids up as they are reading a much wider range of books and even choosing books out of their comfort zone.

Angela East

This company is amazing; not only is it is a great opportunity to get books and review them but everyone is so friendly and supportive!

Jemma Rubens, age 10

A great way to introduce kids to great books, authors & genres. Parents can find age-appropriate books to share with their children.

Judi Davies – Aberdare Girls Sch

I have told all my friends, family & teachers to see for themselves just how great the site is. Without fail, they are hugely impressed.

Alexander Boxall – age 11

We love Lovereading4kids because they put books in front of us we wouldn’t otherwise have read. They make us more adventurous readers!

Emily Jacques

I think Lovereading4kids is an amazing company because of the friendly staff and the fabulous chance to read great books before publication.

Adam Graham

It’s so easy to find the right book for your child. Such an easy-to-use, yet in-depth website. 100% reliable.

Pippa, Jack, Liam & Matthew Wils

It’s really exciting to read and review new books, thrilling to see my reviews online and I love finding the final published copies on sale.

Sam Harper – age 10
Lovereading

Lovereading 4 schools
****