Rocks and Minerals

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Kingfisher, 2009 - Minerals - 128 pages
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Discover the secrets of geology, from intricate fossilized plants and animals through to a great variety of minerals and crystals; unlock the mysteries of the ground beneath our feet, from how rocks are formed to how meteorites crash to Earth. ROCKS AND MINERALS is a compelling guide to a community of characters who come together to create the foundations of our planet

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User Review  - shillson - LibraryThing

This is a fun and appealing book about rocks and minerals. The descriptions are written in first-person narrative and each item is accompanied by an illustration that has a face and other human like ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alexandra1600 - LibraryThing

Children love learning all about rocks and minerals especially with smart and sassy personalities of these crystal cool characters. Read full review

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About the author (2009)

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 colour palette, his characters fill the gap between edgy Manga and the cuteness of Hello Kitty!Dan Green (author) is a freelance science writer and editor, and edited Basher's previous book, The Periodic Table. He studied Geology at Cambridge University.

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