Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 282 g
Dimensions: 190 x 153 mm
Never mind the kids, I've had an education from reading this book! Dr Emily explains complex science, including vital info to help protect the planet, in really easy-to-understand bites. If you want to learn something new and fun whilst entertaining the offspring, then this is the book for you! Recommended for any budding scientists, eco-warriors or fans of weird facts * Rachel Riley, TV presenter and maths expert *
Emily's book is the perfect antidote to dated school syllabuses ... I wish I'd had it as a kid! * Matthew Shribman, Science presenter and Head Teacher *
Since we got this book, all my kids want to talk about is diamond rain, tuna fish eyeballs and how to save the planet ... thank goodness Emily has written down the answers to their insatiably curious questions in a single handy and hilarious volume * Helen Arney, Science presenter, comedian and author *
Dr Emily has chosen the most amazing facts for this book. And the explanations that go with them are really clear. My kids wouldn't let me stop reading it! * Steve Mould, Science presenter and author *
I love this book! It's funny, accessible and quirky and has exactly the right balance of questions and information to light the flame of scientific inquiry in young minds. A must-read for all budding young scientists * Lucy Hawking, Children's science author *
What a pyrotechnic display of fascination this book is! ... Emily has a writing style and instinct that knows exactly how to drive forward a healthy curiosity and inquisitiveness. I'm sure many future scientists will describe this book as the starting point that hooked them in * Jon Culshaw, voice actor, comedian and amateur Astronomer *
This fact-full book will engage and entertain young readers. They'll grow into better citizens - committed to ensuring that life on Earth will flourish * Lord Martin Rees, Astronomer Royal *
Every page bursting with fantastic facts you never thought you needed to know. Indispensable, planet-saving, fact-tastic fun for all the family! * Dallas Campbell, BBC Science presenter *
This fascinating book landed on our shelves yesterday and we are so excited about it! It really is World-whizzing! ... From stinky poo facts, to learning all about buzzy bees and dinosaurs, it really has it all! ... A must have for the summer holidays and absolutely perfect if you have a reluctant reader too * The Book Den, Hythe *
From the very beginning, i.e. the investigation of whether dogs face a certain direction in which to wee I was sold! This is not only a question I have posed myself on many a dog walk but I know for a FACT kids are going to love this book. This is what kids want to read and so do I * Bookseller at Little English Bookworm *
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