This Place is Cold (Reissue) An Imagine Living Here Book by Vicki Cobb
  

This Place is Cold (Reissue) An Imagine Living Here Book

Written by Vicki Cobb
Illustrated by Barbara Lavallee

Synopsis

This Place is Cold (Reissue) An Imagine Living Here Book by Vicki Cobb

Can you imaging living in a place where it's so cold your breath turns instantly into tiny ice crystals that glitter in the sun? Where temperatures can drop fifty degrees below zero and even lower and the sun only comes out for a few hours per day? In This Place Is Cold readers will learn how people and animals survive in Alaska's ferocious cold, and how because of global warming this region is now in trouble. Vicki Cobb and Barbara Lavallee travelled the world together to research this groundbreaking geography series, that is now updated and redesigned to appeal to today's readers.

About the Author

VICKI COBB is the author of more than eighty-five non-fiction books for children, including I Face the Wind a Robert F. Sibert Informational Honor book. After early careers as a laboratory researcher and science teacher, she became a full-time writer. www.vickicobb.com www.inkthinktank.com BARBARA LAVALLEE is the illustrator of many books for young readers, including the bestselling Mama Do You Love Me? She lives in Alaska, and her vibrant watercolor illustrations are well-known for their depictions of a wide range of Alaskan life.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Vicki Cobb
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Publisher

Walker & Co an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Publication date

15th January 2013

ISBN

9780802734013


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