Eyes and Ears

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Harper Collins, Mar 1, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Seymour Simon has written over 200 award-winning science books about animals, anatomy, astronomy, earth science, and vehicles!

  • Six tiny muscles hold each eyeball steady in the sockets of your head.
  • The ears contain the three smallest bones in the body: the hammer, anvil, and stirrup.
  • In addition to hearing, ears help you to keep your balance.
  • Without the brain, we wouldn’t be able to see or hear.

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User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Distilling complicated scientific information to primary-grade level is never easy, and Simon (Amazing Aircraft, not reviewed, etc.), widely known for his work on a broad range of topics, makes some ... Read full review

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User Review  - medebrielle - LibraryThing

The book Eyes and Ears by Seymour Simon is about the structure of our ears and eyes. This book goes through the functional processes of ears and eyes. The large font makes it easy to read, but it is ... Read full review

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About the author (2005)

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, the New York State Knickerbocker Award for Juvenile Literature, the Hope S. Dean Memorial Award from the Boston Public Library, the Washington Post-Children’s Book Guild Award, the Educational Paperback Association Jeremiah Ludington Award, and the Mom’s Choice Award-Gold. He and his wife, Liz, live in upstate New York.

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