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Wow in the World: The How and Wow of the Human Body

$29.99

$29.99

WHY in the world do I have a belly button?
And WHAT in the world does it do?
WHEN in the world will my nose stop growing?
And HOW in the world does my pee keep flowing?

The human body is a fascinating piece of machinery. It's full of mystery, wonder and WOW. And it turns out, every single human on the planet has one!

Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz, hosts of the mega-popular Wow in the World podcast, as they take you on a fact-filled adventure from your toes and your tongue to your brain and your lungs.

Featuring hilarious illustrations and filled with facts, jokes, photos, quizzes and experiments, The How and Wow of the Human Body has everything you need to better understand your own walking, talking, barfing, breathing, pooping body of WOW!

Book Information

  • ISBN: 9781760559991
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pub Date: 23/02/2021
  • Category: Mathematics & science / Human biology
    Mathematics & science / Popular science
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Humour & jokes (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Personal & social issues: body & health (Children's / Teenage)
    Children's, Teenage & educational / Children's / Teenage: general non-fiction
    Junior Fiction / Junior
  • Imprint: Macmillan Australia
  • Pages: 192
  • Price: $29.99

WHY in the world do I have a belly button?
And WHAT in the world does it do?
WHEN in the world will my nose stop growing?
And HOW in the world does my pee keep flowing?

The human body is a fascinating piece of machinery. It's full of mystery, wonder and WOW. And it turns out, every single human on the planet has one!

Join Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz, hosts of the mega-popular Wow in the World podcast, as they take you on a fact-filled adventure from your toes and your tongue to your brain and your lungs.

Featuring hilarious illustrations and filled with facts, jokes, photos, quizzes and experiments, The How and Wow of the Human Body has everything you need to better understand your own walking, talking, barfing, breathing, pooping body of WOW!

Author Information

Guy Raz is the creator, editorial director, and host of three podcasts for NPR, including How I Built This (the book of which Pan distributed in 2020), TED Radio Hour, and the children's program Wow in the World. He is the father of two boys and recently relocated from Washington DC to Berkeley, California. The New York Times has described Guy as 'the most popular podcaster in history'.

Mindy Thomas is the co-creator, co-host, and head writer of the award-winning Wow in the World and Two Whats?! and a Wow! podcasts. She is also a Gracie award-winning host of the Absolutely Mindy Show. She lives in northern Virginia with her husband and two kids, and has no plans of ever growing up.

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