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)

Dan Green (author) edited THE PERIODIC TABLE and wrote ASTRONOMY, BIOLOGY and PHYSICS. He studied Geology at Cambridge University.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!

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