Journey through the human body--from the brain and bones to the heart and bladder--and open up a world packed with fascinating detail and fun facts.
Did you know the ancient Egyptians used urine for eyewash? Or that, due to pressure, you are shorter during the day than you are at night? Full of captivating facts and funny quips, this is the book for those who want to learn about the human body in a brilliant and unique way.
Spot the "Extraordinary Exploration Squad" as they climb, slither, and hitch a ride through each cross-section of the body, revealing its inner workings. You also meet the "Body People," who highlight curious details in fun ways--from pelting earwax to cleaning out boogers. There is even an impressive fold-out showing the journey of food from mouth to anus, explaining the bodily functions along the way!
Stephen Biesty's Cross-sections Human Body is just as irresistable today as 20 years ago, and will have children--and adults--poring over every page.