Wow! I Didn't Know That!!!
Nonfiction that Entertains as Surely
is a book for children who live in warm climates. They can learn
something about something they have never seen.
This is a book for children who experience
winter every year. They can learn to appreciate what they have.
is a book for parents, too. They'll learn interesting tidbits about
winter they never knew as they read to their kids.
is a book for teachers. It's a darn good resource and idea book.
The 'Wow!' Season presents information on anything and everything
one could possibly know about winter. Carole Marsh, the author,
tells us about frogs that freeze in the winter and wake up in the
spring because of a kind of antifreeze in their bodies. She includes
practical advice and career possibilities for those interested in
all things wet, cold and frozen. There's stuff about insects and
animals and avalanches. It includes information about hibernation
and wintertime etiquette. There's even an adorable g-g-g-glossary!
is illustrated with clipart style pictures. Many are humorous. There
are enough of them to keep even a toddler asking questions. It's
a paperback, so even the price is attractive.