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The Great Big Body Book

The Great Big Body Book
 

The fourth book in this internationally best-selling series explores lots of aspects of the body including birth, growth, ageing, senses, the brain, and genetics, but from a family standpoint rather than a straight non-fiction perspective. Features the exploratory, questioning fr... read full description below.

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ISBN 9781847808721
Barcode 9781847808721
Published 27 July 2016 by Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Illustrated by Asquith, Ros
Series Great Big Book
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ISBN-13 9781847808721
ISBN-10 1847808727
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Imprint Frances Lincoln Childrens Books
Publication Date 27 July 2016
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Hoffman, Mary
Illustrated by Asquith, Ros
Series Great Big Book
Category General Picture Books
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 40
Dimensions Width: 220mm
Height: 300mm
Spine: 15mm
Weight 499g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Library of Congress Individual differences, Human body
NBS Text Picture Books
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code 612
Catalogue Code 674283

Description of this Book

The fourth book in this internationally best-selling series explores lots of aspects of the body including birth, growth, ageing, senses, the brain, and genetics, but from a family standpoint rather than a straight non-fiction perspective. Features the exploratory, questioning framework and quirky treatment that has worked so well for the series.

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review Cheerful and informative, this is a splendid introduction for humans of all shapes and sizes to share. Kirkus Reviews
UK Review Bertrams Star Rating: 3 stars (out of 5)

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Author's Bio

MARY HOFFMAN is the internationally acclaimed author of over 100 books for children, ranging from picture books to teenage fiction. Her first picture book for Frances Lincoln, Amazing Grace, has become a classic which, with its sequels in the series, has sold 1.5 million copies worldwide. Mary s other picture books for Frances Lincoln include The Colour of Home with Karin Littlewood and An Angel Just Like Me with Cornelius van Wright, as well as the hugely successful The Great Big Book of Families, The Great Big Book of Feelings, and Welcome to the Family, all with Ros Asquith. Their next title together will be The Great Big Body Book. Mary Hoffman lives in Oxfordshire. For more information about her books visit her website: www.maryhoffman.co.uk ROS ASQUITH has been a Guardian cartoonist for 20 years, and has written and illustrated over 70 books for young people, including the bestseller The Great Big Book of Families, with Mary Hoffman, the Teenage Worrier series, Letters from an Alien Schoolboy-which was shortlisted for the Roald Dahl Funny Prize- and her debut picture story book It s Not Fairy. Ros lives in north London with her husband and two sons. For more information about Ros, visit her website: www.rosasquith.co.uk

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