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People Need Plants!

Series: I Like Plants!

By Mary Dodson Wade

Did you know people use plants every day? Plants help make our houses, paper, clothes, and more! People eat different parts of plants—even the seeds, stems, and roots! Find out which plants can be eaten by using the included activity. This easy-to-read science book fills a need for nonfiction science readers while entertaining students with stunning color photos and fascinating facts.

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". . . the facts are clear and accurate. Colorful photographs appear in an easy-to-follow layout."

The Horn Book Guide, Fall 2009

"These titles describe plant life and show how people and animals depend on it to survive . . . Beautifully detailed professional photographs of plants, animals, and people complement the subject matter."

School Library Journal, April 2009

"Author Mary Dodson Wade does an excellent job delivering a lot of information about plants in a very kid-friendly way . . . By being easy to read, yet having lots of great information and interesting facts, the books fills a niche that is often difficult to fill in this age range."

Science Books & Films, May/June 2009

"These are very attractive books that present the basics of plants in easy-to-understand language for younger children. They would be a welcome addition to plant units in primary grades. Children would also find them attractive for browsing."

Catholic Library World, December 2010

". . . the writing is simple and clear . . . a wonderful introduction for young children."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, March 2009

"Not only will children learn about the subject matter but they will also gain independence in learning how to find information within a book . . . both students and teachers will enjoy and learn!"

National Science Teachers Association Recommends Web site, posted March 7, 2009

". . . this colorful and informative book will show kids just how much people need plants. Large print, straightforward text and color photographs on every page will keep the attention of the youngest readers . . . Although written for beginning readers, preschool and kindergarten teachers would find this book appropriate to share with nonreaders. This book along with its five companion titles would make an excellent addition to elementary classrooms and school libraries."

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