The book informs the reader about the types of plants, how to classify them and why plants are an important part of the ecosystem. The book includes color photos that help the reader see what is being written about. The cover is very colorful and eye-catc --Clark County School District Library Services
From the series ""The Life of Plants""; contains experiments, activities, index, glossary, plus other book lists, weblists, and places to visit. Excellent photos and illustrations! RecommendedDianne Chenault, Library Media Specialist Arlington Independ --Arlington Independent School District
The photographs inside this book are interesting, as well as, attractive while helping to clarify details. RecommendedKaren Johnson Baldwin Borough Public Library4/23/09 --Baldwin Borough Public Library
About the Author
Louise Spilsbury is a very experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. Her writing covers a wide range of topics from animals and science to history and social studies.
Richard Spilsbury is an experienced author of nonfiction books for young people. He has written about a wide range of topics including science, nature, and history.