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Your brain is amazing : how the human mind works

Habinger, Esperanza (author.). SebastiƔn, Soledad, (illustrator.). Schimel, Lawrence, (translator.).

Summary: "This illustrated nonfiction book for middle-grade readers is a comprehensive overview of the brain. It looks at the science behind how it works, how it directs our day-to-day lives and how much we don't know about this key organ in our bodies."--

Item details

  • ISBN: 9781459832176
  • ISBN: 1459832175
  • Physical Description: print
    58 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Victoria, British Columbia : Orca Book Publishers, 2023.

Contents / Notes

General Note: "Originally published in Spanish in 2019 by Editorial Amanuta under the title Tu cerebro es genial."--Title page verso.
Text in English, translated from the Spanish.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 58) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- A macroscopic overview -- A microscopic view -- Analyzing your brain -- I didn't hit kento: frontal lobe -- I love my bunny very much: parietal lobe -- I remember my gifts: temporal lobe -- Your brain's eyes: occipital lobe -- What coordination and balance: cerebellum -- Could I forget to breathe? Brain stem -- A window to the world: the senses. Vision ; Taste ; Smell ; Hearing ; Touch -- Your brain is exciting! Emotions -- Empathy -- Your brain can be shaped -- Your memory -- Improving your memory -- Conductor of the orchestra: Executive functions -- How to take care of your brain -- Index -- Resources.
Additional Physical Form available Note:
Issued also in electronic formats.
Language Note:
Text in English, translated from the Spanish.
Subject: Brain Juvenile literature
Brain Physiology Juvenile literature
Brain
Brain
Genre: Juvenile works.
Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.

Currently available copies

  • 5 / 8 copies available at PINES

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Clayton County Library System:
      Morrow Branch
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Henry County Library:
      Cochran Public Library / Stockbridge
J 612.82 HABING
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      Mary Vinson Memorial Library
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      Union County Public Library
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