Our Patchwork Planet: The Story of Plate Tectonics

By Helen Roney Sattler  (Author) and Giulio Maestro (Illustrator)

Synopsis: An introduction to Earth’s internal movements and change offers entertaining information about such occurrences as earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, and continental drift.

Published: April 1995 | ISBN-13: 978-0688093136 | Age: 10 and over

About the Author: (1921–1992), American author of highly respected nonfiction, known especially for her outstanding reference works on dinosaurs. Before becoming a writer, Sattler was a teacher, librarian, mother, and scout leader. The subjects of her first books and magazine articles were puzzles (including several books of Bible puzzles) and crafts. Sattler believed that puzzles stimulated children’s minds, and that most children could learn to work with their hands and be creative if given a few designs to get them started. – From Answers.com

Illustrator’s Homepage: http://www.maestrobooks.com

Read more: http://www.answers.com/topic/helen-roney-sattler#ixzz2oA6c6KX1

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