"New illustrations and some text revision update this 1965 basic introduction to the skin and its functions. Four children take turns presenting different aspects of the skin, such as pigment and melanin, cuts and healing, fingerprints, and the sense of touch."—SLJ.
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Paul Showers wrote twenty books for the Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science series, including favorites such as What Happens to a Hamburger? and Where Does the Garbage Go? Mr. Showers worked on the Detroit Free Press, the New York Herald Tribune, and for thirty years, the Sunday New York Times.
Paul Showers has written more than twenty Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science Books, including A Drop of Blood, illustrated by Don Madden, and Ears Are for Hearing, illustrated by Holly Keller. He lives in Palo Alto, CA.
Kathleen Kuchera lives in New York, NY. This is her first book for children.
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Book Description Harpercollins, 1991. No binding. Book Condition: New. New item. Bookseller Inventory # QX-199-83-6370006
Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. Book Condition: Brand New. Bookseller Inventory # 97800602252301.0