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    A Drop of Water

    A Drop of Water

    by Walter Wick

    Through amazing photographs and simple text, readers will learn about evaporation, condensation, how clouds form, and more. "A fine, eye-catching introduction to a well-focused topic."—Booklist

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    Walter Wick's Optical Tricks 10th Anniversary Edition

    Walter Wick's Optical Tricks 10th Anniversary Edition

    by Walter Wick

    You may have seen drawings of impossible objects, but have you ever seen them photographed? Wick's book of optical illusions leaves readers of all ages wondering just how the I Spy photographer does it!

    This book combines fascinating optical illusions with simple explanations of how the visual tricks work. Photos of "Stairs to Nowhere," "The Phantom of the Forest," and more seemingly improbable images are a delightful treat for the eye and mind. Beautiful, challenging, and just really fun, this book has to be seen to be believed. And once you see it, you won't be able to put it down!

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A Drop of Water

A Book of Science and Wonder

Author: Walter Wick

Illustrator: Walter Wick

Interest Level:
Pre-K-3

Lexile Framework:
870L

Grade Level Equivalent:
5.5

Guided Reading Level:
S

Age:
4-8

Subject:
Water Cycle, States of Matter, Atoms and Molecules, Science Experiments and Projects

About This Book

The most spectacular photographs ever created on the subject of water appear in this unique science book by Walter Wick. The camera stops the action and magnifies it so that all the amazing states of water can be observed — water as ice, rainbow, steam, frost, and dew. Readers can examine a drop of water as it falls from a faucet, see a drop of water as it splashes on a hard surface, count the points of an actual snowflake, and contemplate how drops of water form clouds.

Evaporation, condensation, capillary action, and surface tension are explained through simple text and illustrated by pictures that reveal water in its many awesome transformations. The last pages of the book feature experiments that welcome the reader into the world of scientific investigation.

In A Drop of Water, Walter Wick embraces two disciplines, art and science, and stimulates the reader as aesthetic and scientific observer.

Praise for A Drop of Water: A Book of Science and Wonder

"A fine, eye-catching introduction to a well-focused topic." — Booklist

About the Author

Walter Wick's photographic tricks have captivated fans of his books, including the I Spy series.


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