Killer Plants and Other Green Gunk by Anna Claybourne
  

Killer Plants and Other Green Gunk

Written by Anna Claybourne
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Part of the Disgusting and Dreadful Science Series

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Synopsis

Killer Plants and Other Green Gunk by Anna Claybourne

Disgusting and Dreadful Science features a look at the weird, revolting and shocking aspects of science for children at KS2. From plants and life cycles to the human body and animal adaptations, the books offer Wow! fascinating facts, fun examples and true-life stories to provide ways in to understanding solid scientific principles. Killer Plants investigates all things green and gross, from insect-eating pitcher plants to giant lilies that smell of rotting corpses.

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Enjoyable introduction to the subject of gravity. This will make an attractive acquisition for introductory science. School Librarian Anna Claybourne is a prolific author of non fiction for children and she knows just the right level to pitch the text and to make it interesting Parents In Touch

About the Author

Anna Claybourne

Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for young readers, including the Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, the Survival Skills Handbook and many more. She is also the winner of the Times Educational Supplement Senior Information Book Award for her title The World of Shakespeare which summarised the plays in attractive and digestible synopses. She is also the author of a picture called Where's Will.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Anna Claybourne
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Author's Website

annaclaybourne.co.uk/

Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

23rd October 2014

ISBN

9781445135670


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