It's Only Ink! Disgusting Things Under the Sun

It's Only Ink!
Disgusting Things Under the Sun

Have you ever wondered why older pillows weigh heavier than new pillows? Or what causes gunk to form in the corners of your eyes while you sleep? What about the purpose of saliva?
"Gross Universe: Your Guide to All Disgusting Things Under the Sun" by Jeff Szpirglas is just the book to find the answers.
This book, full of color and comical creatures drawn by Michael Cho, informs young readers about such things as mucus, skin, blood, body parasites, smells and much more. Nothing is off limits! Complete with a Dandruff Landing Pad and Floater Finder, the information is presented in a way that is sure to keep readers turning the pages. They'll get an ear full of wax and eye-popping facts! Additional facts are provided by cartoon characters, Scientist A and Scientist B.
This book comes highly recommended by this reviewer and her three inquisitive children.

Gross Universe: Your Guide to All Disgusting Things Under the Sun by Jeff Szpirglas
Published by: Maple Tree Press, www.mapletreepress.com
Released: 2004
ISBN: 1897066392
Price: $12.95
Reviewed by: Jennifer LB Leese

Jennifer LB Leese is a writer from Maryland who writes children's picture books, young adult novels, and paranormal fiction. Visit her online at: www.geocities.com/ladyjiraff