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When planet Earth was new / written by James Gladstone ; illustrated by Katherine Diemert.

Gladstone, James, 1969- (author.). Diemert, Katherine, (illustrator.).
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Available copies

  • 5 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria j550 GLA (Text) 37521530871740 AMPL Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Carnegie PL of Steuben Co - Angola J 550 GLA (Text) 33118000181605 Children: Nonfiction Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville E 550 Gla (Text) 32604000223487 DCTPLD E Non-Fiction Checked out 10/22/2018
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC MISCELLANEOUS (Text) 30010170838372 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE GLADSTONE (Text) 39206021352222 J Picture Book - Nature Available -
Whiting PL - Whiting +550 G453 (Text) 51735011655023 Children's department Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781771472036
  • ISBN: 1771472030
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
  • Publisher: Berkeley, CA : Owlkids Books, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes bibliographic references.
Summary, etc.:
"It has taken billions of years for Earth to become the planet it is today. When Planet Earth Was New looks back to the very beginning, using a poetic approach grounded in scientific fact to give an overview of how the planet has changed over time: from hot lava to the formation of oceans to the evolution of living things in water and on land. The book also includes the relatively recent evolution of humans - who are just a tiny speck in the sweep of Earth's history. A striking design with full-spread, digitally enhanced watercolor art gives the book a rich, atmospheric feel."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
530L Lexile
Decoding demand: 74 (high) Semantic demand: 83 (very high) Syntactic demand: 79 (high) Structure demand: 76 (high) Lexile
Subject: Earth (Planet) > Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet) > History > Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet) > Origin > Juvenile literature.
Historical geology > Juvenile literature.
Life > Origin > Juvenile literature.
Natural history > Juvenile literature.
Evolution (Biology) > Juvenile literature.
Earth (Planet)
Earth (Planet) > History.
Earth (Planet) > Origin.
Historical geology.
Life > Origin.
Natural history.
Evolution (Biology)

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