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Charlesbridge Publishing, 2007 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 45 pages
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There's something in the air--pollen, dust mites, mold spores, dust, goose down, cat hair, pepper, flu viruses, and bright light--that's causing these nine kids to sneeze. Vivid, full color micrographs show the pesky allergens and irritants that cause the sneeze reflex, while simple scientific text explains how the impulse to sneeze is created inside the body. Glossary and other resources included.

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User Review  - RosieBillings - LibraryThing

Summary: This is an informational book about 9 kids that discover 9 reasons for sneezing. It not only explains the reason of sneezing but also includes zoomed in pictures of the reasons, ie dust mites ... Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

With an opening likely to leave hypochondriacs in a state of blind panic, Siy and Kunkel return to introduce no fewer than nine children about to sneeze, each from a different cause, before going on ... Read full review

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Alexandra Siy is the author of several award-winning nonfiction children's books, including SNEEZE!, MOSQUITO BITE, and FOOTPRINTS ON THEMOON. She lives in Fuera Bush, New York.

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