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My Book of Rocks and Minerals: Things to Find, Collect, and Treasure

My Book of Rocks and Minerals: Things to Find, Collect, and Treasure
 

A perfect first book for any child interested in starting their own rock and mineral collection, this is a fantastic introduction to the world of rocks, gems, and minerals.Children will learn all about where rocks and minerals come from, what a fossil is, and how they can go abou... read full description below.

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ISBN 9780241431580
Published 6 July 2017 by Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Available in PDF format
Software Adobe Ebook Compatible Devices
Language en
Author(s) By Dennie, Devin
Availability Wheelers ePlatform

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ISBN-13 9780241431580
ISBN-10
Stock Available
Status Wheelers ePlatform
Publisher Dorling Kindersley Publishers
Imprint DK Children
Publication Date 6 July 2017
Publication Country
Format PDF ebook
Author(s) By Dennie, Devin
Category Non-Fiction (Child / Teen)
Science
Technology & Applied Sciences
Natural History, Dinosaurs & Pets
Inventions
Zoos & Wildlife Parks
The Countryside, Country Life
Trees & Wildflowers
Fungi, Mushrooms, Toadstools
Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
General Encyclopedias
Number of Pages 96
Dimensions Not specified
Weight Not specified - defaults to 0g
Interest Age 5-8 years
Reading Age 5-8 years
Dewey Code 552
Catalogue Code Not specified

Description of this Electronic Book

A perfect first book for any child interested in starting their own rock and mineral collection, this is a fantastic introduction to the world of rocks, gems, and minerals.Children will learn all about where rocks and minerals come from, what a fossil is, and how they can go about starting their own rock collection, as well as how to identify any rocks they find. From amethyst to sandstone, common rocks and minerals are shown alongside fun facts and simple bite-sized chunks of information. A "Which mineral have you got?" section allows children to find and match rocks and gems in their collection to those in the book.With over 40 key rocks and minerals to discover, My Book of Rocks and Minerals is an absolute must-have for budding geologists aged 5 and up.

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Author's Bio

Dr Devine Dennie is a geologist and science communicator based in the USA. He is the writer and presenter of Geology Kitchen, a 12 episode series of videos explaining geological concepts with food.

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