Bones

Big, stunning pictures of bones let you match them to their owners (from moles to dinos) as you discover cool facts such as: bones are alive. This book’s striking graphic design is full of collage pictures of bones and the creatures they belong to. An all-round awesome way to bone up on bones. You can compare the foot bones of a T-Rex to a human foot. You can learn what a funny bone really is. And did you know that the shape of the Eiffel Tower in Paris was inspired by a human thigh bone? Awesome stuff by Steve Jenkins, science expert and Caldecott Honor winner.

  • Fascinating look at bones from a Caldecott Honor winner
  • Definitive non-fiction packed with accurate science facts
  • Fun bone comparisons, eg. a human hand vs a monkey’s
  • Stunning cut-paper art, with many bones at actual size

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    Steve Jenkins was awarded a Caldecott Honor for What Do You Do?.

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