What? Where? Why? Questions and Answers About Nature by Jim Bruce, Claire Llewellyn, Stephen Savage, Angela Wilkes
  

What? Where? Why? Questions and Answers About Nature

Written by Jim Bruce, Claire Llewellyn, Stephen Savage, Angela Wilkes
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What? Where? Why? Questions and Answers About Nature by Jim Bruce, Claire Llewellyn, Stephen Savage, Angela Wilkes

This exciting and fact-filled title comprises all the best bits from the popular Question Time series, giving lively, informative answers to many of the WHAT, HOW, WHY and WHICH questions that young children ask about the world around them. What? Where? Why? Questions and Answers about Nature asks a variety of questions such as 'How do caterpillars grow up?', 'Why are whales such whoppers?', 'How does the frilled lizard trick its enemies?', 'Why do peacocks show off?', 'How can a shark drown?' and 'What is a rainforest?' plus hundreds more. Containing information taken from the Question Time titles Creepy-Crawlies, Mammals, Reptiles, Birds, Sharks, Seashore and Rainforest, with brand-new pages on fish, this bumper volume is sure to delight the inquisitive reader. Carefully researched and created to fulfil early-learning needs, the book covers a wealth of popular natural history subjects that will stimulate children's curiosity. The topics are explored in great detail with engaging text, and supported by colourful and inviting illustrations that bring the natural world vividly to life. Further information is supplied alongside photographs, amazing facts appear with eye-catching cartoons and a Now I Know feature reinforces the facts that have been explained. This focused approach will provide a solid basis of knowledge, as well as inspire and educate.

About the Author

Jim Bruce has written and edited over 100 books for children on a wide range of subjects. His knowledge of literacy levels combines with a lively writing style to create texts that are as easy to read as they are enjoyable. Claire Llewellyn is one of Britain's best non-fiction authors for young children. She has won many children's literary awards, and the Kingfisher titles Eureka Discoveries and Saints and Angels have both earned much critical praise. Stephen Savage worked in the Brighton Sealife Centre for 13 years as an aquarist and later as the Education Development Officer. He is currently studying and monitoring whales and dolphins around the UK. Stephen has published 26 titles about wildlife. Angela Wilkes, an award-winning writer and editor, is renowned for her lively, engaging books that children read over and over again. She excels in presenting information in an original and straightforward way.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
160 pages

Author

Jim Bruce, Claire Llewellyn, Stephen Savage, Angela Wilkes
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Publisher

Kingfisher Books Ltd an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Publication date

1st January 2001

ISBN

9780753412046


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