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The science of everyday life (1994) by jay ingram toronto, canada: penguin books reviewer: w p palmer i liked this little book admittedly the book was originally published in 1989 this is a comparatively new paperback edition of the original, but i don't think that its contents have dated to any major extent. A review of the 21 best new narrative nonfiction books for kids a librarian's reviews of the best new children’s narrative nonfiction books for grades k-6 these are books which convey factual information in a story format and use the techniques of storytelling. Discover more books like electricity in your life by following along with our reviews and articles tagged with information books, informational children’s books, non-fiction, and science. Review a quite delightful book on the joys, and universality, of physics czerski’s enthusiasm is infectious because she brings our humdrum everyday world to life, showing us that it is just as fascinating as anything that can be seen by the hubble telescope or created at the large hadron collider.
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