All in a Drop: How Antony Van Leeuwenhoek Discovered an Invisible World

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Product Details

Price
$17.98  $16.54
Publisher
Clarion Books
Publish Date
Pages
96
Dimensions
6.1 X 9.1 X 0.6 inches | 0.82 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781328884206

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About the Author

Lori Alexander is the author of Backhoe Joe, Famously Phoebe. This is her chapter book debut. She lives with her husband and two children in Tucson, AZ. [email protected]
Vivien Mildenberger makes her exciting debut with this illustrated chapter book. She lives in Tennessee. [email protected]


Reviews

β˜… "Engaging illustrations....An attractive, very readable book on an important figure in the history of science."--Booklist, STARRED review

"Readable, informative, and a celebration of dedicated curiosity."--School Library Journal

"[This book] makes Antony's life's work accessible to a young audience that is sure to be intrigued and inspired....Methodical young scientists will see themselves in the 'Father of Microbiology.'"--Kirkus

"Well researched....highly engaging."--Publishers Weekly

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Alexander's text is smooth and engaging, packaged into short chapters perfect for reading aloud, and enhanced with brief inserts of technical and scientific background and Mildenberger's lively yet soft-textured scenes and vignettes."--The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books

"Alexander's excellent, accessible overview of Leeuwenhoek's life gives upper-elementary chapter-book readers a feel for both the person and the historical context." -- The Horn Book
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