Books  Natural History  Children's  Children's Books  Children's Books: Science 

Earth Cycles: Rocks

Series: Earth Cycles

By: Jillian Powell(Author)

32 pages, colour illustrations

Franklin Watts (UK)

Paperback | Sep 2014 | #218993 | ISBN-13: 9781445136967
Availability: Usually dispatched within 5 days Details
NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€10 approx
Hardback | Sep 2009 | #219083 | ISBN-13: 9780749688394
Out of Print Details

About this book

Earth Cycles: Rocks explores fossils, minerals and soil to explain what rocks are and how they form and reform over time. From volcanoes to riverbeds, discover why rocks are so important to our planet.

Age Level: 5 to 10 years


What are rocks? Inside the Earth The life cycle of a rock Volcanoes Making igneous rocks Rocks under water Sedimentary rocks Folding and faulting Re-made rocks Weathered rocks Erosion Soil Rocks and people Glossary Further reading and websites Index

Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this book. Be the first to review this book!


Jillian Powell has an MA in English from Cambridge University and an M.Phil in Art History from the Courtauld Institute, London. She is an experienced writer of children's fiction and non-fiction, and has written on many social issues.

Bestsellers in this subject

Naturetrails: Rocks & Fossils

NHBS Price: £7.99 $10/€9 approx

Darwin and Evolution for Kids

NHBS Price: £19.99 $25/€22 approx

How the World Began

NHBS Price: £14.99 $19/€17 approx

Enjoy Your Cells

NHBS Price: £5.99 $8/€7 approx

Basher Science: Microbiology

NHBS Price: £8.99 $11/€10 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194