Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is?

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Albert Whitman, Jan 1, 1993 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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The blue whale is the biggest creature on Earth. But a hollow Mount Everest could hold billions of whales! And though Mount Everest is enormous, it is pretty small compared to the Earth. This book is an innovative exploration of size and proportion.

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The illustrations are so awesome, too! - Goodreads
I can turn this into a research project. - Goodreads
The preschool designation is merely a starting point. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Turrean - LibraryThing

A nice concept book on relative size. Useful for units on measurement or the solar system (the book quickly moves from comparing living things to discussing outer space.) Read full review

Review: Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There Is? (Wells of Knowledge Science)

User Review  - Rebecca - Goodreads

Really enjoy this simple introduction into the 'large' things of the universe. Great science book for small children. It tries to give you perspective of how 'big' the universe is. Fun illustrations. Read full review

About the author (1993)

This book joins the other titles in Robert E. Wells's collection of lively nonfiction which includes Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing there Is? and Can You Count to a Google? The author lives in Washington State.

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