Reading/Interest Level: Intermediate
Author: Nadia Higgins
Illustrator: Lisa Waananen
Publisher: Lerner Publications Company
Do you have what it takes to be a life scientist? This book introduces many of the main concepts such as evolution, what defines life, fossils, types of life, DNA, cell reproduction, food webs, and more. In addition to the general topics, Life Science Through Infographics includes interesting statistics and fun facts throughout the book.
The basics of biology are condensed down into this short, but information dense book. The graphics are exceptionally well-done and have a simple elegance that makes the concepts more approachable. The crisp and colorful pages are visually interesting and the amount of per page isn't crowded while still delivering a good amount of information. The text has a casual voice and includes interesting facts that keep up the pace of the book. Life Science Through Infographics is a joy to read and doesn't feel like you're digesting the amount of information you really are.