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Minerals / Chris Oxlade.

Oxlade, Chris, (author.).

Available copies

  • 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 549 OXL (Text) 34207002014505 JNE Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 549 OXL (Text) 39391006755290 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781410981370 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 1410981371 (library binding)
  • ISBN: 9781410981417
  • ISBN: 141098141X
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Heinemann Raintree, a Capstone imprint, [2016]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: What are minerals? -- What do minerals look like? -- Where do we find minerals? -- What kinds of minerals are there? -- Why are minerals important? -- Where do we use minerals? -- What materials do we get from minerals? -- Grown your own crystals.
Summary, etc.: This book provides a simple and fun introduction to minerals, discussing different minerals, exploring how and why they have formed, how they have changed over time, their appearance and properties. With the help of some "Rock Solid!" facts that provide cool examples, the book will show you how amazing minerals can be: from ruby crystals and stalagmites and stalactites in caves to talcum powder. Publisher's marketing.
Target Audience Note: Ages 7-9.
K to grade 3.
870 Lexile.
Subject: Minerals > Juvenile literature.
Mineralogy > Juvenile literature.

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