Everything You Need to Know About Science (Hardcover)

By Mike Goldsmith

Kingfisher, 9780753463024, 160pp.

Publication Date: July 21, 2009

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (2/19/2013)

List Price: 18.99*
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Young researchers will dive into the fantastic world of science with this authoritative one-stop reference that's packed with all the information kids want to explore. Grouped into five clear sections Numbers, Energy and Matter, Materials, Living Things, and Space this encyclopedia includes activities, key vocabulary, web links, and tons of fascinating trivia that will keep kids coming back for study and for pleasure. This is a trusty reference for the home or classroom.

About the Author

Dr. Mike Goldsmith is the former head of the United Kingdom's National Physical Laboratory and the author of numerous children's books, including Kingfisher's Explore Encyclopedia, Navigators: Stars & Planets, and "Kingfisher Knowledge: Solar System."

Praise For Everything You Need to Know About Science

School Library JournalThis broad, accessible encyclopedia will appeal to browsers because of the 500-plus highly realistic computer-generated illustrations, large fonts, and short paragraphs. . . . [S]cience enthusiasts will enjoy browsing this smorgasbord of information. Library Media ConnectionA fine introduction to science for early elementary students; will pique their interest as they ask "why"
and "what" questions.