Series: World in Infographics


THE HUMAN BODY by Jon Richards
CHILDREN'S
Released: Oct. 15, 2013

"These brave efforts to bring data to life are hobbled by unimaginative visuals. (index, websites) (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Like its preceding titles (The Natural World, 2013, etc.), this attempt to illuminate factual information by presenting it in visual ways seldom exploits the graphic possibilities. Read full book review >
THE NATURAL WORLD by Jon Richards
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 15, 2013

"A trendy instructional tool, applied with mixed success both here and in the co-published Planet Earth, which gives our geology and atmosphere the same quick once-over. (Nonfiction. 8-10)"
Kicking off a series, this spotty tour of the biosphere demonstrates both the possibilities and the pitfalls of infographics. Read full book review >