Little Book of Our World by Felicity Brooks
  

Synopsis

Little Book of Our World by Felicity Brooks

This is a fact-packed book which introduces the amazing geography of our world to young children. It explains in simple text, from majestic mountains to dusty deserts, tropical rainforests to the icy arctic and underground caves to rolling ocean waves. It also includes information on the animals and people of the world, and how towns and cities are effecting the ecology of the planet and putting it in danger. It is illustrated with a combination of full colour illustrations and photographs. It is Internet-linked to help readers build on their knowledge by accessing over 100 relevant websites.

About the Author

Felicity Brooks is an Editorial Director and writer at Usborne Publishing. She studied English and Drama at Exeter University and worked as an actor, teacher and lexicographer before starting work in children’s publishing in the late 1980s. She has written and edited hundreds of children’s titles, including stories and novelty books for pre-schoolers and books about history, geography, languages, science, maths, nature and the arts. Her books have won the TES Senior Information Book Award, the Aventis Science Books Prize, the SLA Information Book Award, the Sheffield Baby Books Award and Practical Pre-school Gold and Silver Awards.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
64 pages
Interest Age: 7+

Author

Felicity Brooks
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Publisher

Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

26th August 2005

ISBN

9780746067284


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