There are 27 bones in a human hand and 200 pairs of ribs in a python! Absolutely engrossing! An unusual blend of accurate science and evocative art. The collage images showing well-defined human and animal bones are perfect for counting.
Fold-out pages show whole skeletons (human and python). Side-by-side comparisons and riveting text draw attention to similarities and differences between human and animal bones.
In-depth facts, history, and science of bones for older children. Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Gold Seal Award and Parents' Choice Award. Hardcover, 44 pages.