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The Story of Life: Evolution is Amazing!
 

The Story of Life: Evolution is Amazing! (Hardback)

By Rooney, Anne

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Where did the first cells come from? Why did creatures first crawl out of the ocean? Why do humans have tailbones? This beautifully illustrated, highly accessible book invites young readers to discover the extraordinary true story of evolution: from DNA, to dinosaurs, to the dive... read full description below.

ISBN 9781788885034
Barcode 9781788885034
Published 15 July 2019 by Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781788885034
ISBN-10 1788885031
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Imprint Arcturus Publishing Ltd
Publication Date 15 July 2019
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Rooney, Anne
Category Biology, Life Sciences
Number of Pages 128
Dimensions Width: 225mm
Height: 280mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 5-12 years
Reading Age 5-12 years
Library of Congress Evolution Biology - Juvenile literature
NBS Text School Textbooks & Study Guides: Maths, Science & Technical
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 575
Catalogue Code 977210

Description of this Book

Where did the first cells come from? Why did creatures first crawl out of the ocean? Why do humans have tailbones? This beautifully illustrated, highly accessible book invites young readers to discover the extraordinary true story of evolution: from DNA, to dinosaurs, to the diversity of life today. The answers to some of the very biggest questions are given in clear, easy-to-understand language, which is underpinned with rigorous scientific accuracy. Explore one of the most incredible ideas in modern science: how a simple principle - natural selection - has given rise to the mind-boggling diversity of life on Earth today. A perfect gift for children aged 8 and up.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 2 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

Anne Rooney writes on science and the history of science for children and adults. Her Dinosaur Atlas was shortlisted for the Royal Young People's Book Award 2018 and won the School Library Association Information Book Award (ages 7-12), 2018. She has been a Royal Literary Fund Fellow, most recently at Newnham College, University of Cambridge. Nat Hues is an illustrator with a love of nature and the mysteries of science. Nat gained a degree in Illustration from the University of Gloucestershire, and has since been published internationally.

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