America at Work: Mining by Ann LoveAmerica at Work: Mining by Ann Love

America at Work: Mining

byAnn Love, Jane DrakeIllustratorPat Cupples

Paperback | January 9, 2002

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This book from the America at Work series introduces young children to the people, machines and environmental concerns involved in the resource-based industry of mining. In Mining, kids explore an underground mine, a surface coal mine and an oil drilling site. Combining fact and fiction with colorful illustrations, the story delivers an early lesson in appreciating and protecting our natural resources.
Jane Drake, with her co-author and sister Ann Love, has co-authored many award-winning non fiction books for kids including The Kids Book of the Night Sky, The Kids Book of the Far North, The Kids Cottage Book, and most recently, Alien Invaders: Species that Threaten Our World. Their works usually have an environmental flavor. Jane liv...
Title:America at Work: MiningFormat:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 9.25 × 8.25 × 0.12 inPublished:January 9, 2002Publisher:Kids Can PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:155337424X

ISBN - 13:9781553374244

Appropriate for ages: 7


Editorial Reviews

... colorful, descriptive, and detailed; the cheerful watercolor illustrations make otherwise dry subjects interesting.-School Library Journal