Lightning

Paperback | May 23, 2006

bySeymour Simon

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Lightning strikes the earth more than a hundred times every second. It's bright and dramatic, but it happens so fast that we rarely get a chance to see it. Now celebrated children's science writer Seymour Simon gives you an opportunity to take a closer look at lightning with clear explanations of what causes those bright flashes of light in a stormy sky.

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Lightning strikes the earth more than a hundred times every second. It's bright and dramatic, but it happens so fast that we rarely get a chance to see it. Now celebrated children's science writer Seymour Simon gives you an opportunity to take a closer look at lightning with clear explanations of what causes those bright flashes of lig...

Seymour Simon has been called "the dean of the [children's science book] field" by theNew York Times. He has written more than 250 books for young readers and has received the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Lifetime Achievement Award for his lasting contribution to children's science literature, the Science ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 10 × 10 × 0.18 inPublished:May 23, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060884355

ISBN - 13:9780060884352

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"The subject is exciting, the information is amazing, and the full-color photographs are riveting, each spectacular picture more exciting than the last." -- "Booklist""The outstandingphotos make Simon's book a striking selection." -- "School Library Journal"