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I'm trying to love rocks / words & pictures by Bethany Barton.

Barton, Bethany, 1982- (author,, illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Homer Public Library J 552 BAR 000159892 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780451480958
  • ISBN: 0451480953
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 x 28 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Viking, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"Geology facts rock!" -- cover.
Summary, etc.:
Think rocks are boring? Hard to like? Kinda just sit there, doing nothing? Why even write a whole book about them? Bethany Barton will tell you why ... because we wouldn't be here if there were no rocks! From the Grand Canyon to volcanoes to diamonds and fossils, geology--the study of rocks--shows us where we've been and where we're going. With tons of humor and scores of fascinating facts, Bethany Barton introduces younger readers to geology and why rocks matter ... enough to write a whole book about them!
Target Audience Note:
Ages 4 up.
Subject: Rocks > Juvenile literature.
Rocks > Identification > Juvenile literature.
Petrology > Juvenile literature.
Geology > Juvenile literature.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Rocks & Minerals.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Geography.
Rocks > Identification.
Genre: Creative nonfiction.
Illustrated works.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Illustrated works.
Picture books.
Creative nonfiction.