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Title:
Ultimate body-pedia : an amazing inside-out tour of the human body
Author:
Wilsdon, Christina, author.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Washington, D. C. : National Geographic Society, [2014]
Physical Description:
272 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm.
Summary:
This fun, smart guide answers kids' questions as it takes them on a journey through the human body and all its systems. The book is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top-10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Full color.
General Note:
At head of title: National Geographic kids
Language:
English
Contents:
Hooray for humans! -- Your amazing exterior -- Run, bend, jump : us in motion -- Fueled by food : the digestive system -- Your blood, breath, and beating heart -- Your amazing brain -- Making sense of the senses -- The life cycle -- Being strong, staying well -- Our future bodies -- Body atlas.
Reading Level:
1000 Lexile.
ISBN:
9781426317217
Format :
Book

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Summary

This fun, smart guide to the human body answers kids' questions and engages them with amazing facts, photos, illustrations, and diagrams. The kid-friendly journey travels through the body and all its systems and is sprinkled throughout with plenty of health tips, top 10 lists, simple experiments, and weird-but-true wacky details. Young readers will learn about age-appropriate medical history and body basics, from cells and DNA to growth and aging.


Author Notes

PATRICIA DANIELS has been an author and editor for National Geographic. She has written and edited books on history, science, and geography for both children and adults and was an author for National Geographic's Body: The Complete Huma n. Patricia lives in State College, Pennsylvania.nbsp;

CHRISTINA WILSDON grew up on Long Island in New York. She has written numerous kids books about animals and science. Christina lives with her family in the Pacific Northwest, where bald eagles nest in the city and orcas surface just offshore. This is Christina's first book with National Geogrpahic. Visit Christina's website at http://christinawilsdon.blogspot.com/.
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