Soil can be found almost everywhere on Earth. Sand is a soft soil that is found in deserts. Loam is soil that is great for growing plants. But how are these types of soils different? And how are they made? Explore the amazing world of soil in this book.
|Publisher:||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Series:||Do You Dig Earth Science? Series|
|Product dimensions:||7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Lexile:||590L (what's this?)|
|Age Range:||8 - 11 Years|
About the Author
Sally M. Walker is the author of many award-winning nonfiction books for young readers. She is the author of Secrets of a Civil War Submarine: Solving the Mysteries of the H.L. Hunley (Twenty-First Century Books), which won the prestigious Sibert award in 2006, and Written in Bone: Burried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland (Twenty-First Century Books). When she isn't busy writing or doing research for books, Ms. Walker works as a children's literature consultant. She gives presentations at many reading conferences and has taught at Northern Illinois University.