Relaunch of Stephen Biesty’s bestselling cross-sections book, in a series that has sold more than 3 million copies.
Information is updated for the 2019 edition, and the look is refreshed with a new font.
Translated into 16 languages.
Total of 2,868 hours of illustration—410 working days—went into making this book.
In almost every scene, there’s a “Where’s Waldo?” challenge to find a green alien who has lost his way!
Includes a stunning 3 ft (1 m) long gatefold spread showing the creation of a city.
Awards won through the lifetime of the series include the New York Times Best Illustrated Book Award in 1993 and The UK Literary Association Children’s Book Award 2004. In 2016, Julia Eccleshare of the Guardian chose Biesty’s Cross-Section books the best illustrated nonfiction books ever. In 2017, the Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, Japan, listed Incredible Cross-Sections in its 100 best science books for children.
12 detailed and annotated cross-section illustrations.
Crystal-clear annotation pulls out the detail of the drawings and gives a lot of fun facts.
Supporting boxes and additional illustrations provide extra information.
An email has been sent out with instructions for resetting your password.