The Gigantic Ants and Other Cases

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Harpercollins Childrens Books, Dec 1, 1998 - Juvenile Fiction - 76 pages
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Einstein Anderson is a whiz at science, and readers are invited to have fun matching wits with this detective as he investigates ten mind-boggling mysteries of science -- from the icy question of cutting a piece of ice in half to the mysteries of speedy snakes and gigantic ants.

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Seymour Simon has been called the dean of the [children s science book] field by the New York Times. He has written more than 250 books for young readers and has received the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Lifetime Achievement Award for his lasting contribution to children s science literature, the Science Books & Films Key Award for Excellence in Science Books, the Empire State Award for excellence in literature for young people, and the Educational Paperback Association Jeremiah Ludington Award. He and his wife, Liz, live in Great Neck, New York. You can visit him online at, where students can post on the Seymour Science Blog and educators can download a free four-page Teacher Guide to accompany this book, putting it in context with Common Core objectives. Join the growing legion of @seymoursimon fans on Twitter!

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