Fascinating Facts: Earthquakes and Volcanoes helps introduce children to our world of earth shattering earthquakes and volcanoes through history. With colourful illustrations and regional mapping, children can journey around the world and discover where the biggest dormant volcanoes are and where the biggest earthquakes in history took place. Fascinating facts is a great resource for schoolwork, projects and home learning. It is easy to follow, plus a fun and entertaining read for young children when learning about tectonic plates and the effects of volcanic eruptions. * A great introduction to the volcanoes and earthquakes with stats and geographical references * Packed with colourful maps and illustrations * A great balance between important educational information and fun, entertaining facts * Ideal reference book for children aged 5+ Part of the `Fascinating Facts' series of reference books for young readers, with eleven other titles to collect.