Thunder Underground

Title: Thunder Underground 
Author: Jane Yolen 
Publisher: Boyds Mills Press 
Theme: Youth literature 
Format: Hardcover 
Pages: 32 
Dimension: 22 x 27 x 1 cm 
Language: English 
Release date: March 2017 
ISBN: 9781590789360 


In this collection of poems, noted children's poet Jane Yolen takes readers on an expedition underground, exploring everything from animal burrows and human creations, like subways, near the surface--to ancient cities and fossils, lower down--to caves, magma, and Earth's tectonic plates, deeper still below our feet. At the same time, in Josée Masse's rich art, a girl and boy, accompanied by several animals, go on a fantastic underground journey. This book contains science, poetry, and an adventure story all rolled into one. But it's also more than that: In these poems we see that beneath us are the past, present, future--history, truth, and story. This thought-provoking collection will evoke a sense of wonder and awe in readers, as they discover the mysterious world underneath us.