Planet Earth can be a dangerous place for all living creatures, including you. You can usually escape from erupting volcanoes and floods. You can protect your body from the blazing Sun and freezing snow. But wherever you live and whatever the weather, you cannot escape GERMS!Enjoy Your Cells is a series of children's books from the acclaimed creative partnership of scientist/author Fran Balkwill and illustrator Mic Rolph. Once again, they use their unique brand of simple but scientifically accurate commentary and exuberantly colorful graphics to take young readers on anentertaining exploration of the amazing, hidden world of cells, proteins, and DNA.It's over ten years since Fran and Mic invented a new way of getting science across to children. Think what extraordinary advances have been made in biology in that time - and how often those discoveries made headlines. Stem cells, cloning, embryo transfer, emerging infections, vaccine development -here in these books are the basic facts behind the public debates. With these books, children will learn to enjoy their cells and current affairs at the same time. And they're getting information that has been written and reviewed by working scientists, so it's completely correct and up-to-date.Readers aged 7 and up will appreciate the stories' lively language and with help, even younger children will enjoy and learn from the jokes and illustrations - no expert required!Discover all the books in the ENJOY YOUR CELLS series, each available in coloring book and full-color formats!
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|Grouped Work ID||7a2b13b8-48f1-5f0a-060a-ce2afe4a51a8|
|Grouping Title||germ zappers|
|Grouping Author||balkwill frances r|
|Last Grouping Update||2020-06-20 01:17:05AM|
|Last Indexed||2020-08-04 05:20:42AM|
|author||Balkwill, Frances R.|
|author_display||Balkwill, Frances R|
|available_at_gcld||GRC Juniper Library|
|detailed_location_gcld||GRC Juniper Juvenile|
|display_description||Explains how the body defends itself against disease, including the roles of bacteria, viruses, and other germs, and the cells that work to protect the body against them.|
|local_callnumber_gcld||J 616.07 BAL|
|owning_library_gcld||Grand County Library Dist|
|owning_location_gcld||GRC Juniper Library|
|series||Enjoy your cells|
|series_with_volume||Enjoy your cells|2|
|subject_facet||Cellular immunity -- Juvenile literature|
Immunity -- Juvenile literature
Immunization -- Juvenile literature
|title_full||Germ zappers / Fran Balkwill & Mic Rolph|