Cover image for Geography / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
Title:
Geography / Dan Gutman ; pictures by Jim Paillot.
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Title Variants:
My weird school fast facts
ISBN:
9780062306210

9780062306203

9781484485125
Edition:
First edition.

Library edition.
Publication Information:
New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, [2016]

©2016
Physical Description:
167 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents:
The beginning -- What is geography, and who cares anyway? -- Planet Earth -- The continents -- Water -- Mountains, deserts, and forests -- The fifty United States -- Natural disasters -- The ending.
Abstract:
"Did you know that Antarcticas largest land animal is an insect? Did you know that the smallest country in the world is only 0.2 square miles?! Learn more weird-but-true geography facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutmans bestselling My Weird School series. This all-new series of nonfiction books features hundreds of hysterical facts, plus lots of photos and illustrations."--Amazon.com.
Audience/Reading Level:
Interest grade level: 1-5.
Program Information:
ACCELERATED READER LOWER GRADE 5.4 2.0 QUIZ # 184473.
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Summary

Summary

Think fast with A.J. and Andrea from My Weird School!

Did you know that Antarctica's largest land animal is an insect? Did you know that the smallest country in the world is only 0.2 square miles?!

Learn more weird-but-true geography facts with A.J. and Andrea from Dan Gutman's bestselling My Weird School series. This fun series of nonfiction books features hundreds of hysterical facts, plus lots of photos and illustrations.

Whether you're a kid who wants to learn more about geography or simply someone who wants to know if there's really a town called Scratch Ankle, this is the book for you!

With more than 12 million books sold, the My Weird School series really gets kids reading!


Author Notes

Dan Gutman was born in New York City on October 19, 1955. He received a degree in psychology from Rutgers University in 1977. He started a video game magazine in 1982 called Video Games Player, which later became Computer Games. When the magazine went out of business in 1985, he decided to become a full-time writer. He wrote several non-fiction baseball books for adults, before changing his focus to non-fiction sports books for children. In 1994, he decided to switch to children's fiction. He is the author of the Baseball Card Adventures Series, My Weird School series, My Weird School Daze series, My Weirder School series, and The Genius Files series. In 2014 his title, Texas with Love, which was the fourth book in the Genius Files Series, made The New York Times Best Seller List.

(Bowker Author Biography)