The Human World

The World in Infographics

By Jon Richards and Ed Simkins

From 8 to 12 | 32 pages

Discover how many passengers there are for every car in the world, measure the world's largest grocery store in soccer fields, visualize how much food is thrown away every single day, and more! From population growth and distribution of wealth to natural resources, access to water, and how we communicate with one another, this book explores our world using a wide variety of icons, graphics, and pictograms.
"... will appeal to readers who enjoy poring over interesting facts and details and who like to have that knowledge to share." - School Library Journal
"Bursting with colorful charts, diagrams, facts, figures, text boxes, inserts, text types and more, this visual splash of information and facts covers global topics" - Technology Tidbits Book Reviews
"[This] visual guide will enable young readers to understand and absorb the information quickly and clearly." - Green Teacher
"Using bright backgrounds and a rainbow of colorful symbols, author Richards and artist/designer Ed Simkins set out to show middle readers some of the fascinating facts about human makers and shakers on earth." - Books for Kids Blog

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