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The Brain: All about Our Nervous System and More! | Paperback

by Seymour Simon (Author)


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Binding:  Paperback
Publisher:  Collins
Edition:  Revised ed.th Edition
Page Count:  32 Pages
Publication Date:  May 23, 2006
Sales Rank:  51832nd


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Exceptional nonfiction for children from two of the most trusted names in science education: Seymour Simon and the Smithsonian Institution. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/23/2006Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 6 and Up

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The Heart: All about Our Circulatory System and More!
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By the time you finish reading these words, your heart may have beaten up to 50 times. As you walk, eat, and sleep, your heart continually pumps trillions of blood cells through thousands of miles of blood vessels inside your body. You may not be able to see your own heart, but all you have to do is look inside this book to see how this amazing organ works. Acclaimed science writer Seymour Simon brings you this indispensable guide that takes you through the heart, from atrium to capillary...

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by Patricia J. Wynne (Author), Donald M. Silver (Author)

Winner of a Bronze 2014 Moonbeam Children's Book Award!
Discover the workings of the body's most complex organ! How does the brain control the rest of the body? How does it enable the senses to function, regulate speech, affect balance, and influence sleep and dreams? These 25 illustrations to color explain every aspect of the brain's important jobs, from communicating with the central nervous system to retaining memories. Suitable for ages 8–12.
Muscles: Our Muscular System

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Don't move a muscle--read all about them! Did you know that...

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Nearly 700 muscles control your life.

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Could you possibly have twenty feet of small intestines?

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