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What happens when I flush the toilet? / Walter LaPlante.

LaPlante, Walter, (author.).
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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch E 644 LAP (Text) 34207002013697 Juv Non-Fiction Easy Available -
Greentown Children's Library - Greentown 644.6E LAPLANTE (Text) 75342000338410 Easy Non-Fiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781482438277
  • Physical Description: 24 pages : color illustrations ; 19 cm.
  • Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, [2016]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 23) index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bathroom mystery -- Inside the tank -- Septic tanks and sewers -- Clean it up! -- Low flow -- Don't flush it all!
Summary, etc.:
One person uses more than 20,000 sheets of toilet paper each year. That means a family of four uses more than 80,000 sheets! But what happens to all that used tissue? Readers follow this and other waste through the toilet to discover this very answer! There are full-color photographs and a simple graphic organizer which will aid readers the understanding of this everyday process, including an accessible description of common waste management. Including a brief history of the toilet, the main content is written in accessible language for curious readers!
Subject: Toilets > Juvenile literature.
Sewage disposal > Juvenile literature.

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