Highest Mountain, Smallest Star: A Visual Compendium of Wonders (Hardcover)

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By Kate Baker, Page Tsou (Illustrator)
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This book will fill you with wonder at the world we live in. An exquisite book of superlatives and comparisons accompanied by Victorian-style infographics: perfect for the “why?” kids in your life. — Martha Cornwell


An exploration of natural and manmade wonders told through stunning Victorian-style infographics.

Do you know how tall the tallest mountain on Earth is? Or how deep the deepest ocean goes? Have you ever wondered how a dinosaur would measure up against the Great Pyramid of Giza? Or if a bird could fly faster than an airplane? Learn all this and more in this exquisite book of superlatives and comparisons. Illustrated by award-winning artist Page Tsou, this is a visual feast of a compendium that will fill readers with wonder at the world we live in.

About the Author

Page Tsou is a visual artist based in Taipei. He completed an MA in communication art and design at the Royal College of Art in 2009. He works on both commercial and personal art projects.

Kate Baker is a writer and editor of children's books for all ages on subjects ranging from history and travel to natural history and mythology. Her books include Secrets of the Sea and Walk This Wild World.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781536204056
ISBN-10: 1536204056
Publisher: Big Picture Press
Publication Date: October 23rd, 2018
Pages: 80
Language: English
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