Catalog

Holds may take longer to fill due to library closures within the Sage Library System

Record Details

Catalog Search




Book

A ray of light : a book of science and wonder / written and photographed by Walter Wick.

Wick, Walter, 1953- (author,, photographer.).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Lake County Main Library - Lakeview.

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

"The wonder of light has fascinated readers for ages. Walter Wick's mesmerizing photographs paired with simple yet fascinating text and scientific observations help readers understand the secrets and complexity of light. You will learn what light is made of and how it fits alongside everything else in the world. Walter introduces readers into the mystery behind incandescence, light waves, the color spectrum and iridescence as well how we perceive light in our world and beyond. Walter Wick demonstrates that science and art both offer ways to observe the world around us."--
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Lake County Main Library - Lakeview X 535 WICK (Text) 37620000940314 New Juvenile Book System_Only_3months 04/02/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780439165877
  • ISBN: 0439165873
  • Physical Description: 39 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"The wonder of light has fascinated readers for ages. Walter Wick's mesmerizing photographs paired with simple yet fascinating text and scientific observations help readers understand the secrets and complexity of light. You will learn what light is made of and how it fits alongside everything else in the world. Walter introduces readers into the mystery behind incandescence, light waves, the color spectrum and iridescence as well how we perceive light in our world and beyond. Walter Wick demonstrates that science and art both offer ways to observe the world around us."-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
006-008.
K-3.
Subject: Light > Juvenile literature.
Physics > Juvenile literature.
Color > Juvenile literature.
Light.
Physics.
Light.
Physics.
Genre: Nonfiction.
Juvenile works.
Instructional and educational works.
Picture books.
Children's literature.

Additional Resources