This engaging and colourful text presents the human body in detail. Divided into eleven chapters, it covers the major organ systems, cells and tissues, the blood stream, and genetics and inheritance. Each chapter teaches concepts logically, enabling learners to build on previous knowledge. Topics are explored using humour, accessible text, and fun illustrations, including real-life pictures, drawings, schematics, and cartoons, and trivia and interesting facts and details allow students to extend their learning. Useful as a supplemental teaching resource, classroom or library reference book, and student research tool for grades 5, 6, 8, and 9. Log in to read the full review.