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About The Book

Have you ever wondered what capitalism is? How about feminism, ecology, epidemiology or astronomy?

Well, this book will give you straightforward, easy-to-understand answers to all your troublesome-word questions WITHOUT going on and on for ages OR using even BIGGER words to explain them.

Informative, bite-sized explanations alongside beautiful, eye-catching illustrations will help readers aged 8+ understand crucial concepts, giving them the power to take part in the most important conversations on the planet. Perfect for inquisitive minds, this book will appeal to fans of Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls, Big Ideas for Curious Minds and beyond.

More than 100 big words and ideas, simply explained.

About The Author

Tracey Turner edited the bestselling Horrible Histories series and has written more than 80 books, including several non-fiction titles and SLA Information Book Award-winning How Many Mice Make an Elephant? Her work has been published in more than 15 languages.

Product Details

  • Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children's UK (August 31, 2023)
  • Length: 128 pages
  • ISBN13: 9781398523722
  • Ages: 8 - 99

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