Toilet: How It Works
Celebrated author-illustrator and master explainer David Macaulay brings his unique voice and style to high-interest nonfiction books for newly independent readers.
Everyone knows what a toilet is for, right? But what exactly happens after you flush? Where does our waste go, and how is it made safe? With his unique blend of informative text and illustration, David Macaulay takes readers on a tour of the bathroom and the sewer system, from the familiar family toilet to the mysterious municipal water treatment plant.
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2013
Kids' natural curiosity is always leading them to ask "How?" Sometimes we have the answer for them - sometimes we don't. If you don't, these are the perfect visuals for filling in all the details. David Macaulay uses his signature inside and expanded illustrations and engaging text to help us understand the how behind some very important questions. Macaulay's expert demystification is lighthearted and fun, making learning a very enjoyable experience! Books are 32 pages long in paperback. ~ Zach