The World Came to My Place Today by Jo Readman, Ley Honor Roberts
  

Synopsis

The World Came to My Place Today by Jo Readman, Ley Honor Roberts

The world really does come to visit George when his grandpa arrives, with globe, to look after him and his sister for the day. Grandpa explains how everything from the cereal they eat for breakfast and the choclate bars they love, to the rubber in their bicycle tyres and wood in their toys, comes from plants all over the world. This title follows George's day as he discovers the wonder of plants and how they affect his daily life. With eye-catching, quirky illustrations coupled with photographs of the original grasses, fruits and plants on the right-hand side, this book follows the ethos of the Eden Project by increasing awareness in children of the natural world around them.

About the Author

Jo Readman Dr Jo Readman is in charge of education at the Eden Project. Ley Honor Roberts Ley Honor Roberts' artwork can be seen at Eden in the form of 'the leaf people' in merchandising, the website and around exhibits. She has also worked as a freelance artist, most recently illustrating the new Babar books. She lives in Cornwall with her young family.

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Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Jo Readman, Ley Honor Roberts
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Publication date

1st October 2002

ISBN

9781903919019


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