Get the facts on an array of leafy organisms and discover the unexpected ways humans and plants are alike inJust Like Us! Plants. Appealing mix of photographs and cartoon illustrations.
What living things wear perfume, bask in the sun, use weapons to defend themselves, and even go on ocean cruises? PLANTS! While they might seem as different from humans as possible, we actually have a lot in common with our photosynthesizing friends. From drinking water to disguising themselves to communicating with one another, plants are a lot like us—though with fascinating twists all their own.
Factual, funny, and featuring a dynamic mix of photographs and cartoon illustrations,Just Like Us! Plants will charm even the most reluctant nonfiction readers.
Bridget Heos is the author ofMustache Baby andMustache Baby Meets His Match,as well as many nonfiction books for young readers. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri, with her husband and four children.
David Clarkis the illustrator of numerous books for young readers. He lives in Virginia with his family.
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