Recommended Reading: Geology
A Gift from the Sea by Kate Banks.
A boy picks up an interesting rock on the beach, unaware of how it got there. Warm, rich illustrations reveal this rock’s fascinating journey as it traveled through the centuries to become this little boy’s treasure.
Rocks and Minerals by Kathleen Weidner Zoehfeld.
This handy, easy to read book illustrates the three types of rocks and explores the difference between rocks and minerals. Crisp, bright photographs and engaging text encourage youngsters to observe the simple wonders around them.
Recommended by Imelda, children's librarian at the Westfall Branch Library.