Basher Science: The Periodic Table: Elements with Style!

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Kingfisher, Jun 12, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 128 pages
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The Periodic Table introduces budding chemists to the world of the elements as it's never been seen before. Designed to resemble popular networking Web sites, the pages of this book feature "homepages" for each of the chemical elements -- complete with witty and informative profiles written by the elements themselves, plus a personally chosen picture.

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My son is 10 years old and loves this series of books. Very creative and informative. The included poster is great to hang on his wall and presented in a concise and captivating way for a sometimes reluctant reader. Read full review

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Great little book which helps kids learn about the periodic table in a fun way. A must for any child who has a keen interest in science.My nephew was intriqued with the cute names of the periodic table.Perfect as a follow up to his chemistry camp. Read full review

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About the author (2007)

High school chemistry teacher Adrian Dingle is the creator of the award-winning chemistry Web site: His site has been recommended by the Eisenhower National Clearinghouse, the BBC, the National Science Teachers Association, and Cornell Theory Center --among many others. Born in England, he has taught in both the United States and United Kingdom and now lives in Atlanta, Georgia, where he teaches at The Westminster Schools. He holds a B.S. and a postgraduate certificate in education from the University of Exeter.   Artist and designer Simon Basher has fun playing in the world of contemporary character design. Inspired by a love of simple line work and a rich color palette, his characters fill the gap between edgy manga and the cuteness of Hello Kitty. He lives in England.

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