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That's Life!

Written by Mike Barfield

Illustrated by Lauren Humphrey

Key Stage 2 Geography Ecological and Environmental Interest - Non Fiction The Natural World Non-Fiction Reference Books Science

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A beautiful guide to life on Earth for children aged 8+

A Julia Eccleshare Pick of the Month April 2021

Packed full of illustrations, exciting experiments - and even comic strips - That's Life! encourages young scientists to start looking for the living things around them. Life is everywhere on planet Earth. Jungles, deserts, seas, plains, fields and forests - all of them teem with life but, amazingly, you can also find lots of living things hidden in your home, and even hidden inside you! 

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That's Life! Synopsis

Join Sherlock Ohms and his companions on a brilliant biological adventure, seeking out all kinds of life, including the life forms hiding in your own home!

That's Life! Is the follow-up to The Element in the Room (shortlisted for The Blue Peter Book Awards 2019 and The Royal Society Young People's Book Prize 2019. Longlisted for the UKLA Book Awards 2020).

Book Information

ISBN: 9781786279064
Publication date: 15th April 2021
Author: Mike Barfield
Illustrator: Lauren Humphrey
Publisher: Laurence King Publishing
Format: Hardback
Pagination: 64 pages
Year Groups: Key Stage 2
Topics: Geography, Ecological and Environmental, The Natural World, Non-Fiction, Reference Books, Science

About Mike Barfield

Mike Barfield is a writer, poet, performer and cartoonist. He has written extensively for TV and radio with credits as diverse as The Dennis the Menace and Gnasher Show and Who Wants To Be A Millionaire? His cartoon drawings have been displayed in The Cartoon Museum, V&A Museum, Museum of London and beyond. When Mike isn’t busy writing and drawing, he performs shows and humour-filled workshops at schools, libraries and festivals across the country.

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