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Children's Nonfiction Africa

Explore Antarctica

by (author) Bobbie Kalman & Rebecca Sjonger

Crabtree Publishing Company
Initial publish date
Mar 2007
Africa, Geography, Customs, Traditions, Anthropology
Recommended Age
6 to 9
Recommended Grade
2 to 3
  • Paperback / softback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2007
    List Price
  • Hardback

    Publish Date
    Mar 2007
    List Price

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Receiving only six months of sunlight every year, Antarctica is one of the most desolate and fascinating continents on Earth! In Explore Antarctica, kids are taken on a journey through this continent’s chilly geography, exploring its mountains, peninsula, seas, and mile-thick layer of ice, as well as its beautiful animals.

About the authors

Bobbie Kalman's profile page

Rebecca Sjonger is the author of twenty-five non-fiction books for children and young adults, including Life in the Far North and The Life Cylce of a Bat, as well as other "Resource Links of the Year" selections. She lives in Huntsville, Ontario.

Rebecca Sjonger's profile page

Librarian Reviews

Explore Antarctica (Explore the Continents)

Antarctica is one of the most desolate and fascinating continents on Earth! Embark on a journey through the continent's mountains, peninsula seas and mile-thick layer of ice. Contains maps, photos, glossary and index.

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2008.

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