Fossil FuelsBook - 2010
In this book, young readers will learn about some of nature's most useful energy sources - fossil fuels! Engaging, easy-to-read text describes how coal, oil, and natural gas allow people to do everyday activities. The concept of electricity is illustrated with a comprehensive diagram of a simple electric generator. Fossil fuel formation is explained, as well as methods of collecting fossil fuels, such as mining and drilling. Efforts to reduce pollution are also addressed, and conservation tips for kids are given. Facts, a glossary with phonetic spellings, and an index are also included. Big Buddy Books is an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.