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¡No tires de la cadena!
¡No tires de la cadena!

¡No tires de la cadena!

Secretos científicos sobre la caca y el pis

By Mary Platt, By Richard Platt, Illustrated by John Kelly

7-9

JUVENILE NONFICTION

48 Pages, 9 x 10

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $16.95 (US $16.95) (CA $19.99)

Publication Date: November 2014

ISBN 9788498016871

Rights: US & CA

Blume (Nov 2014)

Price: $16.95
 
 

Overview

Throughout history, the products of our bladders and bowels have helped us to build houses, wash and dye clothes, fertilize crops, treat illnesses, solve crimes, control pollution, and create fuel, energy, and explosives. These pages show you how while telling some fascinating stories at the same time. Illustrated with brilliantly fun artwork and endearing characters, this book entertains with wizards using "magical urine," soldiers fighting with exploding piles of dung, pee-wielding beauty therapists, and much more.

Author Biography

Mary and Richard Platt are a husband and wife writing team. Richard is the award-winning author of nearly 100 books, including Castle Diary, Double Crossing, Eureka, Incredible Cross Sections, and Pirate Diary, which won a Smarties silver prize and a Blue Peter award. John Kelly is an illustrator and designer of children's books, including Guess Who's Coming for Dinner?, which was short-listed for the 2005 Kate Greenaway Medal. John and Richard previously collaborated on Plagues, Pox and Pestilence.