Elizabeth Raum has written over two-dozen nonfiction books for young readers, including a biography of Louis Armstrong for Capstone Press. Over the years, she has worked as a middle school and high school English teacher, an elementary school librarian, and a college library director. Elizabeth Raum has written many nonfiction books for children. Two of her Capstone You Choose books, Orphan Trains: An Interactive History Adventure (2011) and Can You Survive Storm Chasing? (2012), are Junior Library Guild selections. Elizabeth lives in Michigan with her husband, Richard.
Water and Geothermal Energyby Elizabeth Raum
What is hydroelectricity? How does a tidal power station work? Where can water be used for energy? 'Fueling the Future' asks the questions that young people want answered. Each chapter contains a different question, so readers can develop their knowledge.
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The book "Water and Geothermal (infosearch: Fueling the Future) was a very well balanced book, teaching the readers about renewable energy. The renewable energy you learn about is hydroelectricity and geothermal energy. This book touches upon both topics with plenty of information. This read is overall geared to younger kids in order to teach them about renewable energy. This book helps the reader want to make a change to stop using nonrenewable resources and replace them with reusable energy sources. Geothermal energy is a very unique way to heat a home in the cold, along with during the warm months cooling the homes. Overall this book is a great way to learn about hydroelectricity and geothermal energy. Great read for any age wanting to learn reliable information, along with a enjoyable read for all ages.