How many bones are in your body? Which bone protects your brain? What are bones made of? Find the answers to these questions and much, much more in this comprehensive introduction to the human body. Packed with photographs and diagrams, fascinating facts and activities to complete, this is a hands-on guide to how the human body works. Written and checked by experts, it uses clear and simple explanations making complex ideas easy to understand, and features a glossary to explain tricky term,s as well as parents' and teachers' notes to help take the learning further.
SALLY HEWITT worked as a primary school teacher for ten years before she became a full-time writer of non-fiction books for children. Sally has written over 250 books on a wide range of topics and frequently visits schools and libraries giving talks and co-ordinating workshops. She writes on a variety of subjects, including science, maths and music.