ABBEY'S BOOKSELLER PICK ----- Come with KLAUS (Knowledge Learning and Understanding System) for a tour of little known but totally fascinating and mind-blowing facts! From Space to Earth, Humans to Animals, Science to Maths, KLAUS (an expressive little robot character) will help the young reader discover new and wondrous things about the world around them. It's the sort of information that begs to be shared (cicadas use prime numbers! bananas are radioactive!! humans glow in the dark!!! the Amazon River has no bridges!!!!) Attractively designed, with a good balance of text to coloured illustration, this is perfect for any enquiring mind, ages 9-12 Lindy
Dan is a designer, illustrator and writer who runs a design agency, Studio Marshall. For over 20 years he has worked with a diverse group of clients including the Sydney Opera House, The Australian Museum, One Laptop Per Child, The Hunger Project, Facebook and Coca Cola. Dan's first book, Mind Blown was born from his passion for graphic design, communicating information visually and his deep curiosity for the incredibly strange place that is our universe. No Way! is Dan's third book.