This highly popular and long-running series has been revamped for a new generation of readers, with a clean, crisp redesign and colourful covers. The series explores questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way.
This is Book 5 in the I Wonder Why Series. See all I Wonder Why books here.
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Rosie Greenwood is an innovative author and editor with more than twenty years' work in illustrated children's books. She has written about topics as diverse as oceans, horses, pyramids, and stars; including titles such as I Wonder Why Volcanoes Blow Their Tops and I Wonder Why Columbus Crossed the Ocean.More about Rosie Greenwood