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    The Book of How (Hardback) By (author) Martine Laffon, By (author) Hortense De Chabaneix, Illustrated by Jacques Azam

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    DescriptionHow do plants grow in the desert? How does my foot fall asleep? How was music invented? Find out the answers to these and many more questions in this clever book, follow up to "The Book of Why". This is a book perfect for curious kids, filled with the tough questions, for example how do rainbows form? How can I tell my parents that I get scared when they yell at me? How can we help the poor? How do broken bones heal? How can I convince my mother that video games won't make me stupid? How are babies made? How do we know what the future will hold? How do plants grow in the desert? These and 80 other burning questions are thoughtfully answered in this well-researched book.

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    The Book of How
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Martine Laffon, By (author) Hortense De Chabaneix, Illustrated by Jacques Azam
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 96
    Width: 178 mm
    Height: 311 mm
    Thickness: 18 mm
    Weight: 356 g
    ISBN 13: 9780810993426
    ISBN 10: 0810993422

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: Y4.1
    BIC E4L: GEN
    DC22: 032.02
    BISAC V2.8: REF010000
    BIC subject category V2: YNG
    Thema V1.0: YNG
    Illustrations note
    cl93/bw/tt93 illustrations, cl/bw/tt photographs
    Imprint name
    Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
    Publication date
    01 April 2007
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Martine Laffon has published numerous books for children and adults. She thinks that asking a million questions is the right way of being curious. She lives in Paris and Normandy, France. Hortense de Chabeneix has devoted herself to writing for the last few years and she regularly works in collaboration with Martine Laffon. She lives in Normandy, France. Jacques Azam works a lot in publishing and the press, particularly with Milan. He lives in Toulouse, France.