Watch a mountain range grow before your eyes as tectonic plates collide! Experience the destructive power of a tsunami! The earth is alive and constantly evolving-discover the amazing inner world of our planet in "The Wonders Inside: The Earth." Transparent acetate layers illustrate the inner workings of the earth's natural systems, while amazing illustrations and unique 3-D cross-sections offer a spectacular view of geological features like the insides of an active volcano. From below the sea floor, to high above dark thunderclouds and mighty mountains, this extraordinary book reveals the many layers of the earth to young readers. A unique learning experience for young geologists!
Originally from the UK, Jan Stradling spent seven years in Hong Kong as a Primary School teacher before embarking on a career in TV. Since then, Jan has presented and produced many children's shows, many of which were created during her time as Head of Production for Disney Channel, Australia and New Zealand. She has co-written a children's telemovie and is the author of several children's books as well as two adult non-fiction books. Jan is currently a freelance writer and producer.