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Dirtmeister's nitty gritty planet Earth : all about rocks, minerals, fossils, earthquakes, volcanoes, & even dirt! / Steve Tomecek aka The Dirtmeister ; illustrated by Fred Harper.

Tomecek, Steve. (Author).
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Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

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Eckhart PL - Main J 551 TOM (Text) 840191002225916 Children's Nonfiction - Lower Level Temporarily Unavailable -
Garrett PL - Garrett J 551 TOM (Text) 30010170833050 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 551 TOM (Text) 36626103648762 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Hartford City PL - Hartford City J 551 NAT (Text) 76051000168967 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield J 551 Tomecek (Text) 31208911589325 children non-fiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781426319044
  • ISBN: 1426319045
  • ISBN: 9781426319037
  • ISBN: 1426319037
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: Washington, D.C. : National Geographic Kids, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 126) and index.
Summary, etc.:
The Dirtmeister and his sidekick Digger introduce the world of geology, discussing minerals, the origins of the Earth, plate tectonics, rocks, and the dynamics of dirt.
Target Audience Note:
1040 Lexile.
Subject: Geology > Juvenile literature.

  • Baker & Taylor
    Combines graphic illustrations and engaging scientific facts in an introduction to elementary geology that provides comprehensive explanations of a range of topics as well as short biographies of important scientists. Simultaneous.
  • Random House, Inc.
    Come and explore the world under your feet with the Dirtmeister and friends! Part graphic novel, part fun guidebook, this very cool, rocky journey introduces both eager and reluctant readers to the basic geologic processes that shape our Earth. Clear and concise explanations of the various geologic processes reveal the comprehensive science behind each fascinating topic. Fun facts and simple DIY experiments reinforce the concepts while short biographies of important scientists inspire future geo-scientists.

    From the Trade Paperback edition.

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