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Science books for first graders

Bounty for kids who are curious about giant squid, infinity, gross animal habits, and other natural wonders. (And what kid isn't?)

By Hank Pellissier

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If You Find A Rock

If You Find a Rock
By Peggy Christian, photographs by Barbara Hirsch Lember

Poetic celebration of rocks, pebbles, stones, and boulders. Explores the many ways kids use rocks — from skipping to climbing to making a wish — and where they can best be found. Artfully designed with hand-tinted, black-and-white photographs. Teaches exploration, observation, and appreciation.  Ideal for young geologists and creative, outdoorsy kids.

Hank Pellissier is a freelance writer whose fiction and essays have been been widely published and anthologized. A former columnist for Salon and SF Gate, he is a regular contributor to h+ Magazine.

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