Are deserts lifeless placed?
No way! Many deserts are home to a variety of plants and animals.
Inside, You'll Find:
How some deserts form;
Maps, a timeline, photos-and how humans, animals, and plants survive in deserts;
Surprising TRUE facts that will shock and amaze you!
Table of Contents
1 Exploring the Desert
What are deserts, and where are they found? 7
2 With Sand and Wind
How does nature make a desert in the first place? 13
The Desert Weather Report
What is the forecast for today? 18
3 Man-made Deserts
How have people and cities changed the deserts of the world? 21
4 Home, Sweet Desert Home
How can people possibly live in some of the world's deserts? 27
5 Wildlife Under the Sun
What kinds of plants and animals survive in deserts? 35
True Statistics 43
Important Words 46
About the Author 48