You live on it, but how much do you really know about the planet Earth? In this incredible pop-up book, discover why the Earth is so special by learning about how it’s changed over time, how all living things are connected, how tectonic plates form mountains, and about different ecosystems around the world.
In Pop-Up Earth five colorful, breathtaking pop-ups reveal the inner workings of the planet. Intricate illustrations and fact-filled pages connect us to our world, making this a perfect gift for young ecologists and climate activists. Budding geologists and anyone curious about how our planet works will be amazed!
"Magnificent paper engineering."
— Kirkus Reviews
This is a book to be savored, begging for time to be spent looking at the rich details on every page.
— Marissa Moss New York Journal of Books
Olivier Charbonnel has been a paper engineer for nearly thirty years, and he has created numerous pop-up books.
Annabelle Buxton is a graduate of the Eécole Estienne and the College of Decorative Arts in Strasbourg (HEAR). Her illustrations have appeared in numerous books, and in 2011, she won the Prix Jeunes Talent from the Acadeémie d'Alsace des Sciences, Lettres et Arts.
Anne Jankeliowitch is an engineer specializing in the environment. She has worked for several years in nature conservation and for the World Wildlife Fund and Greenpeace. She contributed to the bestseller The Earth from the Air, and to several other nature-related books.