Why Do Fish Have Gills? by Pat Jacobs
  

Synopsis

Why Do Fish Have Gills? by Pat Jacobs

An original new science series which explores the key characteristics that divide the main animal and plant groups, and looks at how these characteristics have evolved over time. The information is supported by examples that highlight the quirky and amazing qualities of the natural world, as well as revealing the dazzling variety within each group. Why do Fish Have Gills? looks at the features that make fish so unique. It describes how they have evolved over time, and highlights how they adapt to survive in an ever-changing environment. Fish anatomy, self-defence and senses all also feature.

About the Author

Pat Jacobs has written more than 50 non-fiction, reference and activity books for children on subjects ranging from dinosaurs to the future of space exploration. She has lived in Paris and Germany, and has translated several children's books from German into English. Pat has two grown-up children and lives with her husband in rural Suffolk.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Pat Jacobs
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

26th June 2014

ISBN

9781445128092


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