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The bacteria book : [the big world of really tiny microbes] / written by Steve Mould ; illustration, Mark Clifton, Molly Lattin, Bettina Myklebust Stovne.

Mould, Steve, 1978- (author.). Clifton, Mark (Illustrator), (illustrator.). Lattin, Molly, (illustrator.). Myklebust, Bettina Stovne, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Homer Public Library J 579 MOU 000156710 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781465470287
  • ISBN: 146547028X
  • Physical Description: 72 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, New York : DK/Penguin Random House, 2018.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Subtitle from cover.
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
What is a microbe? -- Meet the microbes -- Seeing is believing -- All about cells -- What are bacteria? -- Growing and dividing -- Where in the world? -- Can a squid glow? -- In your body -- The bad guys -- Your body's defenses -- The story of antibiotics -- Bacteria with superpowers -- Bacteria put to work -- What is a virus? -- Catching a cold -- Fighting a virus -- Deadly tricks -- Plant virus -- What are fungi? -- Mega mold -- Growing and spreading -- Micro chefs -- Zombie ants! -- What are algae? -- Growing green -- What are protozoa? -- What are archaea? -- Micro animals -- Timeline of microbiology -- Glossary.
Summary, etc.:
Offers an introduction to microbes, looking at bacteria, viruses, fungi, algae, protozoa, archaea, and microscopic animals.
Subject: Microorganisms > Juvenile literature.
Microorganisms.
Microorganisms.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Biology.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems.
Genre: Nonfiction.
Literature.
Juvenile works.
Literature.