Poo A Natural History of the Unmentionable by Nicola Davies
  

Poo A Natural History of the Unmentionable

Written by Nicola Davies
Illustrated by Neal Layton

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Synopsis

Poo A Natural History of the Unmentionable by Nicola Davies

Everything you ever wanted to know about faeces, but were too polite to ask...Hippos navigate by it, sloths keep in touch through it, rabbits eat it...and most grown-ups prefer not to mention it at all! However you look at it, poo is probably the most useful stuff on Earth. It comes in all shapes and sizes, and every animal has its own special sort. Find out what it's for, where it goes, what we can learn from it and lots more. A lively and fascinating natural history book.

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The ultimate guide to crap... A great gift! FQ magazine. Nicola Davies is an author who gets the balance exactly right. Her scientific love of the particular translates into the precise, well-chosen language that so appeals to children. The Times Educational Supplement.

About the Author

Nicola Davies

Nicola Davies is an award-winning author whose many books for children include Ice Bear, Big Blue Whale, Dolphin Baby, Bat Loves the Night and the Silver Street Farm series. She is a Zoology graduate, an expert in whales and bats, and has worked for the BBC Natural History Unit. She lives in Crickhowell, Wales.

Read more about Nicola Davies here.

Please note there are two children's authors called Nicola Davies which our systems are unable to tell apart. The books Star in the Custard, Shampoo and Seawater, and Stories from Abergele Street are not written by this Nicola Davies. Apologies.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
64 pages
Interest Age: 4 - adult

Author

Nicola Davies
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Author's Website

www.nicola-davies.com/

Publisher

Walker Books Ltd

Publication date

19th March 2005

ISBN

9781844287512


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