A Brief History of Life on Earth

With illustrations from Clémece Dupont
Recommended age group: 6 +
Hardcover
$ 24.95| £ 17.99 (* recommended retail price)

The story of life on earth unfolds in dramatic fashion in this amazing picture book that takes readers from 4.6 billion years ago to the present day. It’s difficult to grasp the enormous changes life on Earth has undergone since it first came into existence, but this marvelously illustrated book makes learning about our planet’s fascinating history easy and entertaining. In an accordion style, the series of pages take readers through every major geological period, with bright artwork and detailed drawings. Opening on lava-filled oceans and smoking volcanoes, the book unfolds, era by era, to show how life evolved from tiny protozoa and crustaceans to dinosaurs and mammals. Fully expanded to 8 meters (26 feet), this spectacular visual timeline is a very impressive panorama that reveals evolution in all its glory. Each page is brimming with illustrations that readers will turn to again and again. A celebration of life, this extraordinary and beautiful book illuminates the history of Earth for young readers in an unforgettable and delightful way.


Original Title: La Grande Expedition
Originally published by: L'Agrume
With illustrations from Clémece Dupont
Hardcover, 76 pages, 22x29
Illustrations throughout, 8 meter (26 feet) concertina book
ISBN: 978-3-7913-7373-7
Published:
US April 09, 2019
UK March 04, 2019
Status of delivery: This title is available.

Biography

Clemence Dupont is an illustrator living in Strasbourg, France. This is her first book.

Clémece Dupont