Body Works by Anna Claybourne


Body Works by Anna Claybourne

Get to grips with your insides and discover how your body works! This title takes readers on a visual tour of the human body, from the hair on your head to the tips of your toes. Packed with outstanding facts and amazing pictures, Body Works is sure to keep young readers captivated. This book explains the functions of different organs and systems. Lively and informative text is supported by clearly labelled illustrations and detailed photographs. Contains 20 hands-on activities, from testing lung capacity to making a model stomach as well as a large poster of the human body Cartoon doctors take readers on a tour of the human body, answering all the important questions about how a body really works. For example, what is the smallest bone in your body? Why don't skeletons rot away? Questions help children to relate to science, and comical cartoons help them to visualise scientific facts.

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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120 pages
Interest Age: From 7


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Publication date

8th September 2014



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