On a book page, this tab will allow you to add a book to one of your lists.
Please login or register to use this feature.
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $14.99
edition:Hardcover
published: Jan 1997
ISBN:9781550745085
publisher: Kids Can Press

Mining

by Jane Drake & Ann Love, illustrated by Pat Cupples

reviews: 0
tagged:
add a tag
Please login or register to use this feature.
business & economics
0 of 5
0 ratings
rated!
rated!
list price: $14.99
edition:Hardcover
published: Jan 1997
ISBN:9781550745085
publisher: Kids Can Press
Description

This book from the America at Work series introduces young children to the people, machines and environmental concerns involved in the resource-based industry of mining. In Mining, kids explore an underground mine, a surface coal mine and an oil drilling site. Combining fact and fiction with colorful illustrations, the story delivers an early lesson in appreciating and protecting our natural resources.

About the Authors
Jane Drake, with her co-author and sister Ann Love, has co-authored many award-winning non fiction books for kids including The Kids Book of the Night Sky, The Kids Book of the Far North, The Kids Cottage Book, and most recently, Alien Invaders: Species that Threaten Our World. Their works usually have an environmental flavor. Jane lives in Toronto.
Author profile page >

Pat Cupples is a children's illustrator whose many books include The Math Book for Girls and Other Beings Who Count and The Technology Book for Girls and Other Advanced Beings. She lives in Toronto, Ontario.
Author profile page >

Ann Love, with her co-author and sister Jane Drake, has co-authored many award-winning non fiction books for kids including The Kids Book of the Night Sky, The Kids Book of the Far North, The Kids Cottage Book, and most recently, Alien Invaders: Species that Threaten Our World. Their works always have an environmental flavor. Ann lives in the Toronto area.
Author profile page >
Editorial Review

... colorful, descriptive, and detailed; the cheerful watercolor illustrations make otherwise dry subjects interesting.

— School Library Journal

Out of print

This edition is not currently available in bookstores. Check your local library or search for used copies at Abebooks.

Buy the e-book:

Reader Reviews

Sign Up or Sign In to add your review or comment.

Other Titles by Jane Drake

Kids and Grandparents

Kids and Grandparents

An Activity Book
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
tagged :
More Info
Kids Cottage Games Book, The

Kids Cottage Games Book, The

Official Book of Games to Play
edition:Paperback
More Info
Kids Summer Games Book, The

Kids Summer Games Book, The

Official Book of Games to Play
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
More Info

Other Titles by Pat Cupples

Other Titles by Ann Love

Kids and Grandparents

Kids and Grandparents

An Activity Book
edition:Hardcover
also available: Paperback
tagged :
More Info
Kids Cottage Games Book, The

Kids Cottage Games Book, The

Official Book of Games to Play
edition:Paperback
More Info
Kids Summer Games Book, The

Kids Summer Games Book, The

Official Book of Games to Play
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
More Info

User Activity

X
Contacting facebook
Please wait...