|Illustrated By:||Ristaino, Andy|
|By (author):||Viola, Jason|
|Subject:||JUVENILE NONFICTION / Concepts / Body|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / General|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology|
|JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / General (see also headings under Animals|
|Size:||8.50in x 6.00in|
|From The Publisher*|
In Science Comics: The Digestive System, visit the inside of your mouth, stomach, liver, intestines, and other organs that make up the gastrointestinal tract! Your guide to the gut is a friendly bacterium who will take you on a journey beyond imagination. Uncover how food is transformed into nutrients! Explore strange and dangerous glands! Behold the wonders of saliva, mucus, and vomit! Writer Jason Viola and illustrator Andy Ristaino provide a trip to the toilet you will never forget!
Jason Viola grew up in a small farm town in Massachusetts, where he spent idle hours drawing comic strips about birds and cats. Jason went to college in Buffalo, New York, where he met his wife Rebecca. They both help organize the Boston-area comics convention MICE and enjoy hiking together through the Middlesex Fells.