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Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing!

Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing!

The first book for children from renowned author and scientist Professor Tim Flannery, exploring the world's weirdest and most fascinating animals in all their bizarre glory!

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ISBN 9781760501587
Barcode 9781760501587
Release Date 1 November 2019 by Hardie Grant Egmont
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Flannery, Prof. Tim
Illustrated by Caldwell, Sam
Availability Available for pre-order, ships once released

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ISBN-13 9781760501587
ISBN-10 1760501581
Stock Release date is 1 November 2019
Status Available for pre-order, ships once released
Publisher Hardie Grant Egmont
Imprint Hardie Grant Egmont
Release Date 1 November 2019
Publication Country Australia Australia
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Flannery, Prof. Tim
Illustrated by Caldwell, Sam
Category Reference
Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Dinosaurs & The Prehistoric World
Human Geography / Peoples Of The World
Number of Pages 256
Dimensions Width: 190mm
Height: 254mm
Weight Not specified - defaults to 1,000g
Interest Age 6-9 years
Reading Age 6-9 years
ONIX Text Children/juvenile
Dewey Code Not specified
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Book

Get ready for a whole new look at the world around you. You're about to meet the weirdest, wildest and most amazing animals on the planet. Are zombie jellyfish real? Do frogs like opera? Which animals eat poop? (And more importantly, WHY?!) What's it like to wrestle a python? Buckle up - you're about to find out! Bursting with bizarre facts, packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by one of the world's greatest living scientists, Professor Tim Flannery, this deep-dive into the natural world will enthral and enlighten readers. It will also make them laugh out loud ... and squirm in disgust.

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Author's Bio

Professor Tim Flannery is one of the world's leading scientists, explorers and conservationists. He has held positions in renowned institutions across Australia and internationally, including Director of the South Australian Museum, Visiting Chair in Australian Studies at Harvard University and Distinguished Research Fellow at the Australian Museum. He was named Australian of the Year in 2007. He has published more than thirty books, including the award-winning Here on Earth (2010), The Weather Makers (2005) and Atmosphere of Hope (2015). He is a frequent presenter on ABC Radio, NPR and the BBC, and has also written and presented several series on the Documentary Channel. This is his first book for children.

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