Who Was Charles Darwin? (Who Was?) (Paperback)

Who Was Charles Darwin? (Who Was?) By Deborah Hopkinson, Who HQ, Nancy Harrison (Illustrator) Cover Image
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As a young boy, Charles Darwin hated school and was often scolded forconducting “useless” experiments. Yet his passion for the natural world was so strong that he suffered through terrible seasickness during his five-year voyage aboard The Beagle. Darwin collected new creatures from the coasts of Africa, South America, and the Galapagos Islands, and expanded his groundbreaking ideas that would change people's understanding of the natural world. About 100 illustrations and a clear, exciting text will make Darwin and his theory of evolution an exciting discovery for every young reader.

About the Author

Deborah Hopkinson's most recent book is the ALA Award-Winning Apples to Oregon. Her other titles include Under the Quilt of NIght (Also illustrated by James E. Ransome) and Fannie in the Kitchen. She lives in Oregon.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780448437644
ISBN-10: 0448437643
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
Publication Date: May 19th, 2005
Pages: 112
Language: English
Series: Who Was?