See Inside Your Head by Alex Frith


See Inside Your Head by Alex Frith

This is an interactive flap book explaining the intricacies of the brain. From the simple science of synapses to more complex brain functions such as how memories are stored and the meaning of dreams, this book covers the essential part which the brain plays in our every action and thought. It is illustrated in a bright and accessible style, making this complex subject easy for inquisitive minds to understand. With over 50 flaps to lift, this book provides a great introduction to the world of neurological science for young children.


'Simple explanations and clear illustrations make even complex processes like memory accessible' - Good Book Guide; 'Perfectly pitched for Key Stage 2, a mix of facts, humour and novelty flaps...This series is proof that the right non-fiction still sells' - The Bookseller; 'Children are fascinated by what is inside their heads, and this wonderful book by Usborne is packed with facts about the brain... The colourful illustrations and flaps that hide pictures and facts keep the small reader interested and I would venture that most adults will learn a lot of new things reading this book' - Professor Essi Viding; 'Filled with flaps and masses of mindbending 'proper'

-year-old son and I loved it' - Psychologist Magazine; 'The great thing about a book like See Inside Your Head is that it covers how the brain and our emotions work - fascinating stuff that children will hold a natural curiosity for' - Junior Education Plus

About the Author

Alex Frith

Author of the Big Book of Big Dinosaurs, Alex Frith has been writing Usborne books since 2005, covering every subject you can think of, from chemistry to submarines to the human brain. He loves reading comics and watching films. His favourite dinosaur is the pachycephalosaurus.

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16 pages
Interest Age: 5 years+


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Publication date

31st October 2007



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