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In this remarkable book for children, Steve Jenkins explores the fascinating history of life on earth and the awe-inspiring story of evolution, Charles Darwin's great contribution to modern science. Here, Jenkins examines why, out of the millions of plants and animals that have lived on the earth, some become extinct and others lived on. Full-color illustrations.

Synopsis:

There are millions of different kinds of plants and animals living on the earth. Many millions more lived here in the past. Where did they all come from? Why have some become extinct and others lived on?

In this remarkable book for children, Steve Jenkins explores the fascinating history of life on earth and the awe-inspiring story of evolution, Charles Darwinand#8217;s great contribution to modern science.

About the Author

Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, including the Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, eye-popping, inventive, gorgeous, masterful, extraordinary, playful, irresistible, compelling, engaging, accessible, glorious, and informative. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page, and their children.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618164769
Author:
Jenkins, Steve
Author:
Jenkins, Steve
Publisher:
HMH Books for Young Readers
Location:
Boston Mass.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Evolution
Subject:
Science & Technology - Biology
Subject:
Evolution (Biology)
Subject:
Children s-General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
October 2002
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Grade Level:
from 3 to 5
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Full-color illustrations
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
11.5 x 9 x 0.13 in 1.05 lb
Age Level:
09-12

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Children's » Nonfiction » Ecosystems
Children's » Nonfiction » Environmental Studies
Children's » Nonfiction » General
Children's » Nonfiction » Science and Nature » General
Children's » Science and Nature » General

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There are millions of different kinds of plants and animals living on the earth. Many millions more lived here in the past. Where did they all come from? Why have some become extinct and others lived on?

In this remarkable book for children, Steve Jenkins explores the fascinating history of life on earth and the awe-inspiring story of evolution, Charles Darwinand#8217;s great contribution to modern science.

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