Volcanoes by Seymour SimonVolcanoes by Seymour Simon

Volcanoes

bySeymour Simon

Paperback | May 23, 2006

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Join award-winning science writer Seymour Simon in this picture book introduction to volcanoes!

Volcanoes don’t always look like mountains; they aren’t always full of fire. Some are holes in the ground; some form under the sea. And despite their reputation for destruction, volcanoes produce new mountains, new islands, and new soil. Visit some of the world’s most remarkable volcanoes in this masterful introduction from Seymour Simon. It’s an extraordinary—and unforgettable—trip.

With clear, simple text and stunning full-color photographs, readers will learn all about these amazing natural structures in this informative picture book!

Perfect for young scientists’ school reports, this book supports the Common Core State Standards.

Check out these other Seymour Simon books about the Natural World:

  • Coral Reefs
  • Icebergs & Glaciers
  • Mountains
  • Oceans
  • Rocks & Minerals
  • Tropical Rainforests
  • Water

 

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

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0060877170

ISBN - 13:9780060877170

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Editorial Reviews

"Twenty-five altogether stunning full-color photos and a clear, concise text are melded into a masterful introduction to volcanoes....Excellent science writing, a pleasure to read and view."--"Kirkus Reviews"An armchair tour of some of the more impressive volcanoes around the world."--" School Library Journal"A good choice for reading aloud."--" Publishers Weekly