Discover our incredible world and the forces that have shaped it-from volcanoes and earthquakes, to winds and rain, and the impact of human activity. Filled with surprising facts and stunning photographs, this book explores the continents, their climates, and their people. Taking us from the early solar system to the present day, it's the definitive guide to planet Earth. Accessible, entertaining, and authoritative, this comprehensive visual encyclopedia supports the key stage 2 (KS2) curriculum and is great for home learning. The perfect introduction to the geology and geography of Planet Earth, for children aged eight and above.
Clare Hilbert specializes in non-fiction books for children of pre- and primary school age. Her favourite subjects are animals, history, art and culture. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious Aventis Junior Science Prize, and won a dozen Practical Pre-School Gold Awards.