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The Story Behind Toilets
by Elizabeth Raum (Goodreads Author)
Where can you find a twelve-seater toilet? Why did castle moats smell so disgusting? What was the Great Stink ? To uncover the hidden facts behind everyday things, explore the secrets of True Stories. True Stories reveals the surprising truth about a range of subjects. Discover everything you could wish to know, and some things you ll wish you didn t, about a huge range of ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published June 14th 2009 by Heinemann Educational Books
(first published May 1st 2009)
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As a child, I loved writing reports. For me, doing research has always been a kind of treasure hunt. My treasures are the facts that create pictures of past worlds and faraway places. I've put those facts into nearly 100 biographies, histories, and science books for young readers. I've also written two picture books - Cedric and the Dragon and The Christmas Star, and several interactive adventures ...moreMore about Elizabeth Raum...