Discover Science: Desert

Discover Science

by Nicola Davies

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Come explore the world's deserts, from the scorching North American southwest to the cold Gobi. Starting with natural forces such as wind and rain and moving through plant and animal life, as well as all the ways humans live and work with the desert, this is an accessible introduction to this  fascinating environment. With included hands-on activities and key vocabulary defined in the glossary, this is a clear, easy-to-understand introduction to an important environmental topic.

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by Nicola Davies

Nicola Davies is a writer, zoologist and television presenter, and lives in Devon, England. She began her career studying geese and humpbacked whales and then became a researcher and presenter of the BBC’s The Really Wild Show. Since then she has written many children’s books on everything from human biology, blue whales and turtles to bats, owls and climate change. She also teaches creative writing to BA and MA students.

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Discover Science: Desert
by Nicola Davies

Paper Over Board

Paper Over Board
Kingfisher
August 2012
Paper Over Board
ISBN: 9780753468364
ISBN10: 0753468360
Picture Book Nonfiction
7 7/8 x 10 1/4 inches, 56 pages, full color photos throughout
Age Range: 5 to 8
Grade Range: p to 3
$9.99
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