Rock Explorer: Rocks

Rock Explorer: Rocks by Claudia Martin

Format: Paperback / softback, 24 Pages
ISBN: 9781784939656
Publisher: QED Publishing
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Did you know there are three different kinds of rock – igneous, sedimentary and metamorphic? Find what our earth is made of and what processes make it a constantly changing environment, in this  fun introduction to geology. From how rocks form and their distinguishing features, to whether they are valuable to scarce and where to find them, this accessible guide is full of fascinating facts to uncover, revealing the secrets of the past.

CLAUDIA MARTIN specialises in non-fiction books for children of pre- and primary school age. Her favourite subjects are animals, history, geography and culture. She has been shortlisted for the prestigious Aventis Junior Science Prize, and won a dozen Practical Pre-School Gold Awards. When she's not writing, Claudia likes spending time with her family, taking long walks, going to the theatre and watching contemporary dance - her favourite dancer is Akram Khan.

Claudia Martin is the author of many children's books and has worked in publishing for over 20 years. Her favourite subjects include geography, history, animals and technology. Recent books published are titles in the My Little Book of... series,  History Detectives: London, Makerspace Survival and Robot Pioneers.

Format: Paperback / softback, 24 Pages
ISBN: 9781784939656
Size: 8.268 in x 9.449 in / 210 mm x 240 mm

What is a Rock? 4

Igneous Rock 6

Sedimentary Rock 8

Metamorphic Rock 10

Amazing Patterns 12

Strange Shapes 14

Deep Caves 16

Useful Rock 18

Rock Art 20

Rock Guide 22

Glossary 23

Index 24