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Science Facts & Jokes

By John Townsend (Author), David Antram (Illustrator)


Format Paperback



Science Facts & Jokes

by John Townsend, David Antram
Kids will guffaw and get totally grossed out with these wild science-based facts and jokes!
Q: How do you get a baby astronaut to sleep?
A: You rocket
Enjoy a little fun, foul science! Find out about stinky space stations, disease busters, criminal forensics, computer nerds, and, of course, pure geniuses and mad scientists. Children will love every one of these weird and crazy facts, whether they’re about long-ago alchemists who tried to create gold from urine or a professor of physics who made dead frogs’ legs twitch with electricity.

John Townsend worked as a secondary school teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children’s books. He specializes in fun, exciting information books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction and “fiction with facts” books.

David Antram studied at Eastbourne College of Art in the UK and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustrated well over 100 titles, mainly for children and young adults.

Pub Date: 5/1/2018

ISBN: 9781912233656

Price: $6.95 / $9.50 CAN

Format: Paperback

Pages: 128 pages, b-w illus. throughout

Trim: 5 x 7.75 x 0 Inches

Territories: US/Can

Category: Juvenile / Unusual Facts

Age Range: 7 and up

Publisher: Salariya

Series: Totally Gross & Awesome