This series tells you everything you ever wanted to know about a range of topics, from water and wool to silk and maps. Each book offers comprehensive and cross-curricular information that will stimulate the curiosity of young readers.
This is Book 42 in the True Stories Series. See all True Stories books here.
Barbara A. Somervill has been writing for more than 30 years. She has written newspaper and magazine articles, video scripts, and books for children. She enjoys writing about history, science, and investigating people's lives for biographies. Ms. Somervill lives with her husband in South Carolina.More about Barbara A. Somervill
Chris Oxlade is an experienced author of non-fiction books for children. He has written more than 200 titles on science, technology, sports and hobbies, from encyclopedia articles to fun activity books.More about Chris Oxlade