A Beginners Guide to the Periodic Table is an awe inspiring first introduction to the periodic table.
Following a long career as a biology teacher, Gill Arbuthnott published her first book for children, The Chaos Clock in 2003. Inspired by her love of science fiction as well as science fact, her previous works include The Keeper's Daughter for Chicken House and Germ Wars for Barrington Stoke. Previous titles for A & C Black include the fantastic introduction to the building blocks of life, What Makes You YOU?
A complex topic, well handled, in a way that makes it understandable to all ages. Far from being daunting, this book makes it fun - and what better way to learn? -- Sarah Brew * www.parentsintouch.co.uk *