In this fascinating introduction to Planet Earth, large, colorful diagrams are brought to life by tiny people running around performing the actions that are explained in the text. With Earth’s processes visualized in this imaginative and fun way and accompanied by bite-sized, informative text, even complex ideas are easy to understand.
Readers can take an in-depth look at the workings of our planet, from the water cycle and the atmosphere, to how the seasons change and why hurricanes happen. Double gatefolds give a large space in which to explore complex processes such as the rock cycle and evolution.
This book is suitable for readers between 9 and 12 years of age.
John Farndon is an internationally renowned author of exciting and accessible science books for children and adults. His books have been shortlisted for numerous awards and have sold millions of copies worldwide, proving their perennial appeal.
Tim Hutchinson has been working as an illustrator for the last 12 years. He has published over 40 publications in their various forms. He has worked on education books, history publications, picture books, and pop up books. He has achieved considerable recognition in particular with his own book Dylan’s Day and with collaborations such as Mouseton Abbey.