"An eye-catching combination of cartoons, facts, and projects helps children learn about the changes plants and animals experience throughout their lives." Learning Magazine (August 2011)
"This is a fun, interactive book that makes a perfect guide to an interesting unit study. . . . It is a very fun way to learn science, and the activities help [kids] to better grasp the concepts they are learning." The Old Schoolhouse Magazine (September 1, 2011)
"Early science books don't get too much better than this. This book will be welcomed by teachers as students study life cycles in their classroom as well as by parents." —www.ChildrensLit.com
"This book was enjoyable to read, and I wanted to go find some children and try some of the experiments with them. Science teachers and anyone interested in science will find it a fun book to work with. Recommended." —Library Media Connection (September 2011)
About the Author
Kathleen M. Reilly is a frequent contributor to Family Circle, National Geographic Kids, and Parents and the author of Energy: 25 Projects Investigate Why We Need Power and How We Get It, The Human Body: 25 Projects Illuminate How the Body Works, and Planet Earth: 25 Environmental Projects You Can Build. She lives in Raleigh, North Carolina. Bryan Stone is a cartoonist who graduated from the Center for Cartoon Studies and the illustrator of Explore the Solar System! He lives in White River Junction, Vermont.