Charles Darwin and the Theory of Evolution
From the Series Graphic Science Biographies
Charles Darwin’s scientific work transformed the way people think about life on Earth. From his childhood in England to his pivotal ocean voyages, he took every opportunity to study the natural world. And he helped shape a new understanding of how life forms change over time. This graphic biography highlights Darwin’s youthful push to become a naturalist—against the wishes of his stern father. It also shares a look at his field research, collaborations, and scientific breakthroughs.
|Interest Level||Grade 5 - Grade 8|
|Reading Level||Grade 6|
|Genre||Graphic Novels, Social Studies|
|Category||5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Narrative Nonfiction, STEM, STEM: Interdisciplinary|
|Publisher||Lerner Publishing Group|
|Imprint||Graphic Universe ™|
|Number of Pages||40|
School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
“The graphic format will make these instantly appealing to a large swath of readers . . . "—School Library Journal, Series Made Simple
School Library Journal Online
“These simple introductions to famous figures of science may lead students to explore further.”—School Library Journal
Author, Illustrator: Jordi Bayarri Dolz
Jordi Bayarri is a freelance comic-book artist based in Valencia, Spain.