Does an apple a day really keep the doctor away? Can you cure hiccups by holding your breath? Is it true that eating spinach makes you strong? The dean of science writers (The New York Times) explores more than 20 familiar sayings, offering fun facts that prove each adage either true or false. Over 40 illustrations.
Full Product DetailsAuthor: Seymour Simon , Dennis Kendrick
Publisher: Dover Publications Inc.
Imprint: Dover Publications Inc.
Dimensions: Width: 13.60cm , Height: 0.70cm , Length: 21.60cm
ISBN 10: 0486485285
Publication Date: 29 June 2012
Audience: Children/juvenile , Children's (6-12)
Publisher's Status: Active
Availability: In Print
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Praised by The New York Times as the dean of children's science writers, Seymour Simon is the author of more than 250 highly acclaimed science books, many of which have been named Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children by the National Science Teachers Association.
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