Robin Kerrod is an author of children's science books, and was in 1988 the first recipient of the prestigious "COPUS Junior Science Book Prize". Dr Sharon Ann Holgate is a science writer and broadcaster who has written for many publications including New Scientist and Focus, and has broadcast for the BBC World Service.
'A rich store of information and ideas that coherently develops scientific themes and ideas. Very well written with exciting design and illustrations. A book you can go back to again and again.' Judges of the Aventis Prizes for Science Books