I Wonder Why Lemons Taste Sour

I Wonder Why Lemons Taste Sour : and Other Questions About Senses

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This is a highly popular and long-running series that explores the questions that young readers ask about the world around them in an unrivalled child-friendly style. The conversational format is perfect for delivering solid information in a natural, amusing and imaginative way. "I Wonder Why Lemons Taste Sour" takes a look at human and animal senses. Learn how humans differ from animals and what super senses certain creatures have, for example a dog's acute hearing and strong sense of smell, or echolocation - the extra sense of some creatures such as bats, whales and dolphins.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 32 pages
  • 230 x 280 x 4mm | 166g
  • Pan MacMillan
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • full-colour artwork illustrations
  • 0753414422
  • 9780753414422
  • 2,138,214

About Deborah Chancellor

Deborah Chancellor trained as a primary school teacher before becoming an author. She has written on a variety of subjects, including dinosaurs, jungles, ocean life and deep space.show more

Review quote

"Provides young children with an excellent starting point for exploring their universe." Child Education "Designed to capture the imagination." School Librarian"show more

Table of contents

4-5 The five senses; 6-7 How you taste; 8-9 Types of taste; 10-11 How you smell; 12-13 Kinds of smells; 14-15 How you touch; 16-17 Feeling hot or cold; 18-19 Feeling pain; 20-21 How you hear; 22-23 Balance and direction; 24-25 Science of sound; 26-27 How you see; 28-29 Seeing light and colour; 30-31 Looking after your eyes.show more

Rating details

16 ratings
3.5 out of 5 stars
5 25% (4)
4 19% (3)
3 38% (6)
2 19% (3)
1 0% (0)
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