Fire and Life

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Aurora, a young explorer, introduces the science and characteristics of volcanoes, discussing lava, tetonic plates, the creation of new land masses, and magma vents.

McMillan Palgrave

Get ready to explore the depths of the ocean, the farthest reaches of space, and everything in between! Volcanic eruptions, vampire bats, feathered velociraptors, and more await you in SCIENCE COMICS.

In a not-so-distant future our world is as cold as a frozen burrito. But can humanity save itself by harnessing a power that dwells inside the Earth? Explode into the world of geology in Volcanoes: Fire and Life!

A lot of magic happens under the Earth's crust. Thanks to magma vents, shifting continental plates, and volcanic eruptions, we know that our planet is alive and in motion. Alongside Aurora, a young explorer, you'll learn that volcanoes are just one of the massively powerful forces at work on our planet. From catastrophic destruction to the creation of new land masses, volcanoes have made their mark on our amazing Earth.

& Taylor

A latest entry in the nonfiction graphic novel series introduces the science and characteristics of volcanoes in a comprehensive, engaging format that discusses topics ranging from lava and tectonic plates to famous eruptions and the ways volcanoes generate landmasses. Simultaneous.

Publisher: New York, New York :, First Second,, 2016
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2016
ISBN: 9781626723610
Characteristics: 117 pages : chiefly colour illustrations ; 22 cm
Additional Contributors: Goldstein, Sophie - Illustrator


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OPL_KrisC Jul 24, 2018

This is a graphic novel full of great facts about all about volcanoes, but I found the storyline/narrator kind of distracting.

Jun 03, 2017

Good volcano info, but the fictional storyline interfered with my reading experience. A better, realistic storyline could have been chosen.

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OPL_KrisC Jul 24, 2018

OPL_KrisC thinks this title is suitable for 9 years and over


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