Asia (A True Book: The Seven Continents)

Asia (A True Book: The Seven Continents)

by John Son


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It takes about 40 days to safely scale the world's tallest mountain. Inside, You'll Find: What makes Asia unique and what life is like there; A timeline, maps, photos- and how Asia has grown and changed over time; Surprising True facts that will shock and amaze you!

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780531134146
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 02/01/2019
Series: A True Book: The Seven Continents Series
Pages: 48
Sales rank: 1,201,142
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.30(d)
Age Range: 8 - 10 Years

Table of Contents

Map: Continent Close-up 6

1 Land and Climate

What's the terrain of Asia like, and what are its usual weather conditions? 9

2 Plants and Animals

What communities of living things make their homes in Asia? 17

The Big Truth!

Pollution in Asia

How are Asian nations fighting the spread of pollution? 24

3 A Peek at the Past

How has Asia changed over time? 27

4 Asia Today

What is life like for people in Asia? 35

Destination: Asia 42

True Statistics: Continental Extremes 44

Resources 45

Important Words 46

Index 47

About the Author 48

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