Dogs: From Predator to Protector

Andy Hirsch (Author)
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Description

Come play evolutionary fetch with Andy Hirsch in this volume of Science Comics, an action-packed nonfiction graphic novel series for middle-grade readers!

How well do you know our favorite furry companion? Did they really descend from wolves? What's the difference between a Chihuahua and a Saint Bernard? And just how smart are they? Join one friendly mutt on a journey to discover the secret origin of dogs, how genetics and evolution shape species, and where in the world his favorite ball bounced off to.

Every volume of Science Comics offers a complete introduction to a particular topic--dinosaurs, coral reefs, the solar system, volcanoes, bats, flying machines, and more. These gorgeously illustrated graphic novels offer wildly entertaining views of their subjects. Whether you're a fourth grader doing a natural science unit at school or a thirty year old with a secret passion for airplanes, these books are for you!

Product Details

Price
$19.99  $18.39
Publisher
First Second
Publish Date
October 31, 2017
Pages
128
Dimensions
6.2 X 0.5 X 8.6 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781626727670

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About the Author

Andy Hirsch is a cartoonist and illustrator living in Dallas, Texas. He is the creator of Varmints, also from First Second Books, co-creator of The Baker Street Peculiars, and contributor to the Garfield, Regular Show, and Adventure Time comic book series.

Reviews

Science Comics Series

"Like having a Time Life Science Library in comic books. Which is awesome!" --Popular Science

"The artwork and text are attractive and interesting, and readers will learn how dinosaur bones became fossils and how their remains were eventually discovered. Great entry-level texts that will spark readers' interest in these topics." --School Library Journal