Books by Maris Wicks

HUMAN BODY THEATER by Maris Wicks
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Oct. 6, 2015

"It's a lot to take in at one sitting, but this anatomical extravaganza really gets to the heart of the matter. Not to mention the guts, nerves, veins, bones…. (glossary, bibliography) (Graphic nonfiction. 12-14)"
A theatrical introduction to human anatomy, as well-choreographed as it is informative. Read full book review >
Released: June 11, 2013

"More story than study, the book provides an accessible introduction to Goodall's, Fossey's and Galdikas' lives and work. (afterword, bibliography) (Graphic novel. 10-14)"
Veteran science writer Ottaviani (Feynman, 2011, etc.) teams up with illustration newcomer Wicks in this semifictionalized overview of the "Trimates," three women primatologists championed by Louis Leakey. Read full book review >
YES, LET'S by Galen Goodwin Longstreth
Released: April 1, 2013

"Ready the backpacks—this is sure to inspire many a family. (Picture book. 3-8)"
Tag along on a family's hiking trip as they enjoy (mostly) the great outdoors and (almost always) each other. Read full book review >