Cover image for Rocks and fossils
Title:
Rocks and fossils
ISBN:
9780753474266

9780753442548
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Kingfisher Publications [2018]

©2018
Physical Description:
64 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
General Note:
Includes index.

"Unearth big fossils, Top 10 precious gems, Cool space rocks"--Cover.
Contents:
Amazing rocks -- Mighty minerals -- Fantastic fossils.
Summary:
Everything you need to know about Earth's rocky crust, magnificent gemstones, and intrepid fossil hunters is packed into this fact-filled book.
Holds:

Available:*

Library
Material Type
Call Number
Status
Searching...
Children's Book 552 Oxlad
Searching...
Searching...
Children's Book 552 Oxlad
Searching...
Searching...
Children's Book 552 Oxlad
Searching...

On Order

Summary

Summary

What is a meteorite? Why can you find seashell fossils on Mount Everest? What are gemstones made of? In Focus: Rocks and Fossils has the answers!

In Focus is a cool information series that's perfect for curious kids. These fun books feature modern, magazine-style pages, including top 10 lists, fast facts, and more! With pages packed with vivid photography and fun facts, kids will have fun learning about the world around them!

Each In Focus book features a contents page, glossary, and index.


Author Notes

Clive Gifford is a highly experienced journalist and author with over 170 books published and more than 800 features and stories written for adults and children. Clive is an unique author who likes to work in both fiction and non-fiction. Perhaps this reflects his unusual life which, so far, has seen him travel to over 70 countries, be held hostage in Colombia, go parachuting, coach several sports and run a computer games company. His title,The Official Rugby World Cup 2015 Fact File, made The New Zealand Best Seller List.

(Bowker Author Biography)