I Wonder Why Volcanoes Blow Their Tops And Other Questions about Natural Disasters by Rosie Greenwood


I Wonder Why Volcanoes Blow Their Tops And Other Questions about Natural Disasters by Rosie Greenwood

This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colourful covers. The series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way.

Why are twisters so dangerous? What makes floods happen in a flash? What was the Dust Bowl? How big can waves get? Find out the answers to these and many more questions about volcanoes, tsunamis, earthquakes, and extreme weather. A wealth of information is backed up with stunning, high-quality artwork, fun facts, and lively cartoons.


Children's Literature

About the Author

Rosie Greenwood is an innovative author and editor with more than twenty years' work in illustrated children's books. She has written about topics as diverse as oceans, horses, pyramids, and stars.

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32 pages


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Publication date

3rd January 2013



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