How amazing is the home we all share, planet Earth! It’s home to millions and billions of animals and plants, but have you ever wondered how everything is connected? In Precious Planet, learn all about our home that was formed almost 4.6 billion years ago – the earth’s crust, the continents we live on, and the oceans in between―and dive into the planet’s fascinating geography.
One of the most important parts of living in a home that you love is taking care of it. Precious Planet shows how we can work together to take care of this magnificent place – from saving water and trees, to looking out for each other.
This book is suitable for readers between 8 and 12 years of age.
Discover the essential ways that we are connected to the earth in Precious Planet, and learn what you can do to take care of our planet. Precious Planet uses eye-popping illustrations to explain the world’s natural phenomena, while opening children’s eyes to the importance of sustainability and conservation in a fun and engaging way.
Sarah Tavernier holds a degree from the European School of Arts and Materials and works in the fields of architecture and illustration. Together with Alexandre Verhille, she crafted the pop-up book Legendary Routes of the World.
Emanuelle Figueras is a French author and journalist with a fascination for wildlife. She has written over twelve non-fiction books for children.
Alexandre Verhille illustrates maps for a variety of international newspapers and magazines. He draws inspiration from novelists such as Jack Kerouac and Jack London and comicbook writers in the vein of Hugo Pratt. When he is not working on new maps, he plans adventures around the world and illustrates children’s and travel books.