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The Pebble in My Pocket A History of Our Earth

Written by Meredith Hooper

Illustrated by Chris Coady

Key Stage 1 Key Stage 2 History Science

The Pebble in My Pocket A History of Our Earth Synopsis

Where do pebbles come from? How were they made? This book tells the story of a pebble, from its origins in a fiery volcano 480 million years ago to a busy, modern landscape. Readers follow the processes of rock formation and erosion that create new pebbles all over the world.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781847807687
Publication date: 12th September 2020
Author: Meredith Hooper
Illustrator: Chris Coady
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 40 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2
Topics: History, Science

About Meredith Hooper

Award-winning Australian author, Meredith Hooper, will be one of the keynote speakers at the Australian Woman of the Year in the UK Award reception in London on 6 March 2008.Meredith Hooper is a prolific Australian author. Born and educated in Adelaide, Meredith received her first degree from the University of Adelaide, before travelling to Oxford on an international scholarship to complete postgraduate studies in imperial history. She then travelled with her English husband to the United States and Canada, where she wrote a history of America for English school children and began research on her first best-seller, Everyday Inventions.Since then, ...

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