The photography is terrific, full of vibrant energy and sumptuous colour. The topic is one of everybody’s favourites – volcanoes. But don’t be fooled by the title; this work covers volcanoes, tectonic plates and earthquakes.
Gina Nuttall’s excellent descriptive style is pitched at just the right level for kids without being patronising. It’s challenging stuff, but it has great educational value and is able to impart more information than you might think given the overall length of the work