Body Works: Brilliant Brains by Anna Claybourne


Body Works: Brilliant Brains by Anna Claybourne

Get to grips with your insides and discover how your brain works! This series takes readers on a visual tour of your mind, explaining the different parts that make up your brain, the important role it plays in day to day life and how nerves carry messages from your brain. Fun experiments and activities include finding your dominant side and making a thinking cap. Following on from the successful Science Crackers series, Body Works explores the science of the Human Body. Bitesize facts and gross stories make information easy to digest. Lively and informative text is supported by clearly labelled illustrations and detailed photographs, while questions help children to relate to science and comical cartoons help them to visualise scientific facts.


'A very child-friendly bright and jazzy presentation which gives plenty of information in a way that will appeal to children... Clearly explained and amusing.'

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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32 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

6th January 2014



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