Imagine exploring the most extreme parts of our amazing planet—trekking though the driest desert, climbing the snowiest mountaintops, and diving to the deepest regions of the ocean floor. Seymour Simon, the dean of children’s science nonfiction, investigates Earth’s biggest, smallest, deepest, and coldest environments, animals, plants, and most severe weather. These mind-bending facts and photographs invite readers on an exciting, and sometimes unbelievable, scientific expedition of Earth’s most amazing records!
Size: 8 x 10
Age Range: Guided Reading Level: S
Publication Date: 8/15/2012
Seymour Simon is a former teacher and the author of more than 200 science books for children. He lives in Great Neck, New York.
“ Seymour Simon may have done more than any other living author to help us to understand and appreciate our planet and our universe.”
“ ...Seymour Simon’s SeeMore Readers series will rope in even the most reluctant readers.”
—Publishers Weekly on Danger! Earthquakes and Giant Machines