Owings, Lisa, Learning About Australia. Pgs. 40. Lerner Publishing Company, 2015. $29.32 INFORMATION
Did you know that Australia is the smallest continent? Or that is has the largest known coral reef in the world? What makes Australia a diverse continent? What’s their culture like? Learn the answers to these questions and more.
The layout is well done. The photos and primary sources are handy and informative. Comprehensive in its coverage, readers who are interested in Australia or who need a book on the continents will appreciate its detailed exploration. Included are a glossary, sources for further information, and an index which can be used to meet common core standards. EL, MS. ADVISABLE. Reviewer: Jessica M, Library Media Specialist, Olympus Jr. High.