Science Comics: Coral Reefs: Cities of the Ocean (Hardcover)

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Every volume of Science Comics offers a complete introduction to a particular topic--dinosaurs, coral reefs, the solar system, volcanoes, bats, flying machines, and more. These gorgeously illustrated graphic novels offer wildly entertaining views of their subjects. Whether you're a fourth grader doing a natural science unit at school or a thirty-year-old with a secret passion for airplanes, these books are for you!

This volume: in Coral Reefs, we learn all about these tiny, adorable sea animals! This absorbing look at ocean science covers the biology of coral reefs as well as their ecological importance. Nonfiction comics genius Maris Wicks brings to bear her signature combination of hardcore cuteness and in-depth science.

About the Author

Maris Wicks lives in sunny Somerville, Massachusetts. She is the author behind Human Body Theater, as well as the illustrator of New York Times Bestselling Primates, with Jim Ottaviani. Wicks has also created comics for Spongebob Comics, DC and Marvel. When Maris is not drawing comics, she can be found prepping slides for her collection of vintage microscopes.

Praise For…

"Like having a Time Life Science Library in comic books. Which is awesome!" —Popular Science

"Author and illustrator Wicks’s experience shines through with accurate facts and appealing, colorful drawings."
School Library Journal

Product Details
ISBN: 9781626721463
ISBN-10: 1626721467
Publisher: First Second
Publication Date: March 29th, 2016
Pages: 128
Language: English
Series: Science Comics