Your Skin Holds You in (Paperback)

By Becky Baines

National Geographic Society, 9781426306242, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 11, 2010

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Description

Did you know that Your Skin Holds You In? This intriguing title brings kids all the most interesting, thought-provoking aspects of the skin we're in: how many holes are in it? How does it stretch and shrink and when? What are all the amazing and beautiful colors it comes in? Then, once curiosity is under your skin, Zigzag a little deeper: discover that a polar bear's skin is actually black Do your own skin-pinch experiment--ouch.


About the Author

BECKY BAINES is a children's book author and editor. She has written more than 10 books for kids on topics ranging from bones to eggs to spiders and her favorite--dogs. Her titles include Your Skin Holds You In, What's in That Egg?, and An Arctic Tale. Baines lives in Arlington, Virginia, with her awesome dog, Bob Barker.
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