Author(s): Clive Gifford
A smart art activity book Discover the art of science with this innnovative and ingenious activity book, packed with creative projects and fun drawing challenges. This is Not a Science Book develops science knowledge by stealth, through drawing, sketching, making, and colouring. From mapping out bones in the body, building amazing spinning rotocopters, and brilliant brain puzzles, to monitoring the movements of the moon, taking a close-up look at creepy-crawlies, plus incredible optical illusions you can make yourself, the stimulating activities will get brains ticking and pens scribbling. Charming text, plus fascinating illustrations, makes the subject accessible and fun, ensuring that this book will enthrall and entertain curious children for hours. Remember: this is NOT a science book...or is it? *Follow-up to the bestselling title, This is Not a Maths Book *Templates for fun off-the-page activities are included *Award-winning kids' author Clive Gifford brings a new approach to scientific investigation
Clive Gifford (Manchester, UK) is an award-winning author of more than 200 books for children and young adults. His titles include The Human Body in 30 Seconds, Brain Twisters, and Eye Benders, winner of the 2014 Royal Society Young People's Book Prize. Clive used to make unflattering doodles of his science teachers in his exercise book, but now engages young minds with science in new, fun, and exciting ways. Charlotte Milner (London, UK) holds an illustration degree from Kingston University, UK. She uses playful design and illustration to bring engaging clarity and intriguing detail to nonfiction topics.