Univ of Toronto Pr From the acclaimed Mysterious You series comes the most interesting book you'll ever read about eating. The unique Mysterious You series explores the mysteries of the human body using an exciting mix of thoroughly researched information, amazing anecdotes and surprising try-it activities. In Burp!, kids discover all kinds of fascinating facts about food and eating, such as what food is made of, how your body breaks it down, why you have cravings, how sight and smell affect what you taste and lots more. Did you know? * You use energy even when you are asleep -- 65 calories an hour, in fact. * France's Michel Lotito (a.k.a. Mr. Eat Everything) eats bicycles, chandeliers, wooden coffins and light airplanes for a living!
Baker & Taylor Bold illustration enhance this fact-filled book about the human digestive system, explaining how food is broken down, how sense and sight affect taste, and more. Simultaneous.
Baker & Taylor Describes what happens when food is eaten, and how the body converts food into energy.