The Volcano Book: Erupting Near You

Binding: Paperback

Imprint: Black Dog Books

Wild Planet Series

Age 5+

General Science, Nature, The Natural World Educational: Sciences

Some explode, some pop and some just fizz. What exactly is a volcano? Where are the biggest, loudest and most dangerous ones? Who lives alongside them, and why? The Volcano Book takes readers to the hottest centres of the earth, and below the surface.


Dr Gill Jolly is a volcanologist living on top of a volcano of the North Island of New Zealand. (She has no choice but to take her work home!) She has worked with and photographed volcanoes all her life.

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