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Danger!

4.34  ·  Rating Details ·  29 Ratings  ·  11 Reviews
Warning! Open this book at your own risk. Inside, you'll encounter animals armed with sharp claws and killer jaws, deep-sea monsters, poisonous plants, and frogs falling from the sky, not to mention some of the world's most accident-prone humans. Explore the hottest and highest places on Earth, get lost in Antarctic wastes, and consider the end of the world and whether or ...more
Hardcover, 192 pages
Published September 20th 2010 by DK Children
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Marie
Aug 12, 2012 Marie rated it really liked it
Danger! presents page after page of information on things that are dangerous in this world and out of this world. These things exist in nature, our environment, space, science, our own bodies and much, much more.

This is a very cool book! It's similar to other books published by DK in that each 2-page spread tackles a different subject with using eye-catching designs, colourful and interesting graphics/illustrations, as well as informative text. Even though it's written for 10-17 year-olds, I l
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Evan Macrone (Will Work For Books)
The parasite Wuchereria bancrofti is a roundworm that is injected into your blood by a mosquito. They then travel to the lymph vessels and grow to an enormous size, blocking the vessel and causing elephantiasis in the leg.

Did that make you reel in disgust? Did it make you never want to go outside again, lest be infected by this parasite? Are you ready to gag or worse? Than maybe this book isn't for you. However, if this grabbed your interest for even a moment, or made you even a little bit curio
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Rachel
May 26, 2012 Rachel rated it really liked it
Danger is a very interesting book about many dangerous places and things in the world. For example, in the Bermuda Triangle there is a place called the horse latitudes where sailors would find themselves stranded without any wind to move them along their course. They are named the horse latitudes because these sailors would throw their horses overboard here to save water. Besides the Bermuda Triangle, the desert can be a dangerous place. Sand moving at high speed, as in a sandstorm, has been kno ...more
Kelsey Abbott
Apr 11, 2014 Kelsey Abbott rated it it was amazing
This is the book for anybody that likes to live on the edge of danger. This is a book for those that like to explore all things dangerous. This book has facts regarding the spooky science, scary science, nature nasty and so much more. However, all these interesting facts are shown in a comic book style. With that being said, I decided to twin this book up with the graphic novel Lost Boy. Both these book have a darker side to them presented in comic book form. The main character, Nate, goes on an ...more
Jill Pickle
Oct 10, 2015 Jill Pickle rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Shelves: picture-books
In Danger!, turning the page is like stumbling across a new website; each is filled with freaky, petrifying factoids from science, nature, and history. Perfect for fact-seeking youngsters ages 8 to 12.
Kate Hastings
Oct 25, 2010 Kate Hastings marked it as to-read
Shelves: dystopias
might go along with our danger/disaster book talk...
Citra Maharani
May 14, 2016 Citra Maharani rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Best illustrated book ive ever read! Very similar with Do Not Open published by DK Publishing. Its so hard to find another book like this
Holly M.
Jan 01, 2012 Holly M. rated it it was amazing
Recommends it for: ages 10 and up
Looooooved it!
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Another GREAT Fantastic book from DK
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Carol
Feb 29, 2012 Carol rated it really liked it
This was a fun book about all things dangerous. It will be a big hit with middle school boys.
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Heather
Dec 11, 2010 Heather rated it liked it
Very appealing to junior high students. Has a format like Guinness book and a cool cut out cover.
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