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You wouldn't want to live without soap! / written by Alex Woolf ; illustrated by Mark Bergin.

Woolf, Alex, 1964- (author.). Bergin, Mark, 1961- (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 11 of 11 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 11 total copies.

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Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch J 668.12 WOO (Text) 34207001982637 JN Available -
Benton Co PL - Fowler j668.12 WOO (Text) 34044000860575 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main JUV 668.1 WOO (Text) 36803000974464 NONFIC-J Available -
Butler PL - Butler J 668.1 WOO (Text) 73174005026110 Childrens: Nonfiction Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood J 668.12 WOO (Text) 36626103691713 JUV Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library J 668.12 WOO (Text) 78551000372602 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Osgood PL - Osgood Main Library 668.12 WOO PB (Text) 39692000863307 Children's Area Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City J 668.12 WOOLF (Text) 30403002217198 Childrens - Non-Fiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library J 668 WOO (Text) 70621000436274 Juvenile - Non-Fiction Available -
Thorntown PL - Thorntown J You Wouldn't Want To 668.12 WOO (Text) 30034001211971 Juvenile Series Sets Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780531219270
  • ISBN: 0531219275
  • ISBN: 9780531220511
  • ISBN: 0531220516
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Franklin Watts, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- What if we didn't have soap? -- How do germs spread? -- What is soap and how does it work? -- When was soap invented? -- When did soap become popular? -- How is soap made? -- How were clothes washed in the past? -- How does soap help wash clothes? -- How does soap help wash dishes? -- What else is detergent used for? -- What happens to used soap? -- Do we really need soap?
Summary, etc.:
Would you rather put your grubby clothes in the washing machine, or take them down to the river and beat the dirt out of them? Yoúre lucky to have the choice! Soaps and detergents are among the great benefits of modern life. They help to keep us comfortable and save us from smelling unpleasant, but above all, they help to protect us from the germs that cause infectious diseases. Learn how soap works, how it is made, and how much harder life would be if we really did have to live without it.
Target Audience Note:
980 Lexile.
Subject: Soap > Juvenile literature.
Soap > History > Juvenile literature.

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