What's Faster Than a Speeding Cheetah?

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Albert Whitman and Company, 1997 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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What's faster than a cheetah?--no animal on earth can run faster. But a peregrine falcon can swoop faster than a cheetah can run. And the falcon can't compare to an airplane, a rocket, or the speed of light.

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User Review  - kfrost32 - LibraryThing

This is definitely a informational book about speed and how the speed of different things relate to each other. I thought this was a super cool book to read! This book realtes the speed of different ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Fast, faster, fastest! Kids infatuated with speed will love this book of comparisons of things that move like greased lightning. The book starts out by comparing a fast human pace with that of an ... Read full review

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About the author (1997)

Robert E. Wells (Robert Ernest Wells) was born in Pasadena, CA in 1940. In the 90s, he began to put words and pictures into the form of children's books, and now in the new century he continues to do so. In 1993 he wrote and illustrated his first book, "Is a Blue Whale the Biggest Thing There is?". Other books include "What's Smaller Than a Pygmy Shrew?" (Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children, 1996), "What's Faster Than a Speeding Cheetah?", and his latest book, "Why Do Elephants Need the Sun?". Many of his books have been translated into various other languages.

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