Synopses & Reviews
A blue whale is big; its the biggest animal alive. But it isn't the biggest thing there is. In this informative and engaging book, readers discover some big things, some bigger things, and the thing beyond measure--what can truly be called the Biggest Thing There Is!
"The title and cover will draw a large audience of small children fascinated by big things."
"Librarians and teachers could use this book to introduce units on size, measuring, or relativity."
School Library Journal
"Middle-graders will find here a light and easy read for science class."
The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books
The blue whale is the biggest creature on Earth. But a hollow Mount Everest could hold billions of whales! And though Mount Everest is enormous, it is pretty small compared to the Earth. This book is an innovative exploration of size and proportion.