This book is packed with stunning colour photographs and diagrams. Together with a detailed and expertly written text, it provides an accurate, comprehensive account of the topic of the Human Body for Key Stage 3 students. Main text is supported by a series of fact files which provide information at a glance: history file, future file, test and fact files. Cells, tissues and body systems; Breathing; Heart, blood and circulation; Food and digestion; Skeleton, joints and muscles; Brain and nervous system; Senses; Hormones; Reproduction
John Farndon: John Farndon is an author of exciting and accessible science books for children. His 'What Happens When ' was short-listed for the Rhone-Poulenc science prize in 1997. He has contributed to numerous science encyclopaedias. His book 'The Complete Book of the Brain' has been short-listed for 2001 Junior Aventis Prizes for Science Books.,
Alex Pang: Alex Pang is an experienced artist who has illustrated series of optical illusions.