Books by Clare Oliver

CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1998

"Oliver covers dormant and extinct volcanoes, mud baths, magma, hot springs, magnetic forces, and other fascinating aspects of the topic, but the content doesn't flow, and some of the more interesting details are simply swept aside. (glossary, index) (Nonfiction. 6-8)"
Appearance overwhelms content in this poorly designed title in the I Didn't Know That series. Read full book review >
CHILDREN'S
Released: Nov. 1, 1998

"Watton and Moore's detailed illustrations are realistically rendered; the full-color panoramas, overlaid with many smaller pictures, invite in-depth perusals. (maps, diagrams, index, glossary) (Nonfiction. 6-8)"
This intriguing compendium of facts in the I Didn't Know That series encompasses the earliest paper boats of the Egyptians to modern day plastic-hulled Minesweepers. Read full book review >