I Wonder Why Columbus Crossed the Ocean

and Other Questions About Explorers

I Wonder Why

Rosie Greenwood

Kingfisher

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This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colourful covers. The series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way.
 
Why did some explorers wear dresses? What was it like on board the Niña, Pinta, and Santa María? Readers will be thrilled to discover the fantastic facts about all types of exploration and discoveries. From ocean voyages of ancient times to the space travel of the future, this book has the questions and answers that will leave readers yearning to uncover more.

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Rosie Greenwood

Rosie Greenwood is an innovative author and editor with more than twenty years' work in illustrated children's books. She has written about topics as diverse as oceans, horses, pyramids, and stars.

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I Wonder Why Columbus Crossed the Ocean
and Other Questions About Explorers
Rosie Greenwood

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Paper Over Board

Paper Over Board
Kingfisher
March 2013
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9780753469675
ISBN10: 0753469677
Picture Book Nonfiction
9 x 11 inches, 32 pages, Full color illustrations
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: k to 3
$15.99

Trade Paperback

Trade Paperback
Kingfisher
March 2013
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780753469521
ISBN10: 0753469529
Picture Book Nonfiction
9 x 11 inches, 32 pages, Full color illustrations
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: k to 3
$6.99
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