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The Gooey, Chewy, Rumble, Plop Book

Written by Steve Alton

Illustrated by Nick Sharratt

The Gooey, Chewy, Rumble, Plop Book Synopsis

Follow your food on its gooey, chewy, rumble, plop journey through your body! This irreverent pop-up guide is a fascinatingly fun read for any child. It's a fantastic companion for anyone studying science at primary school level - where children are taught about parts of the body, how we grow, why humans need food, and the benefits of a healthy balanced diet. This book is stuffed with scrumptious illustrations, over 30 mouth-watering pop-ups and easy-to-digest text. Children will especially love the cover, complete with a touch n' feel slimy tongue - ew!

The Gooey, Chewy, Rumble, Plop Book Press Reviews

The book grabbed most often by visiting children - and adults - from the shelf of review copies in my hall ... Gooey, Chewy ... has taught me things about my innards that I never knew Independent Arts and Books Review An appealingly gruesome tour of the human digestive system ... Children might be best left to enjoy this on their own Evening Standard This hits the mark for all ages The Bookseller Fun and informative Daily Express This fun pop-up guide is a brilliant companion for Key Stage 1 & 2 Science Bournemouth Daily Echo

Book Information

ISBN: 9780370329147
Publication date: 6th September 2007
Author: Steve Alton
Illustrator: Nick Sharratt
Publisher: Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 12 pages

About Steve Alton

Steve Alton studied Biology at the University of York. Having a lifelong love of natural history, he worked in conservation, managing nature reserves in Nottinghamshire for many years. Steve lives in Sussex with his wife and two children, and works closely with several local schools. His interactive web based teaching tool won 3rd Prize in the European elearning award with 800 entries from 30 countries. Nick Sharratt has written and illustrated many books for children and won numerous awards for his picture books, including the Sheffield Children's Book Award and the Children's Book Award. He has also enjoyed great success illustrating the ...

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