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Sleep makes you smarter

Author: Thalia Kalkipsakis; Andrew Plant
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin ; [London] : [Frances Lincoln, distributor], 2007.
Series: It's true!, 25.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English
Summary:
The 25th It's True! title goes under the duvet to investigate sleep - why we need it, how much we should have, what happens under extreme sleep deprivation, whether animals dream, what dreams mean.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Quick Reads
Juvenile works
Trivia and miscellanea
Children's nonfiction
Miscellanea Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thalia Kalkipsakis; Andrew Plant
ISBN: 9781741148626 1741148626
OCLC Number: 123375318
Description: 88 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Why sleep? --
1. Exteme burnout --
2. Enemies of sleep --
3. Cycling through the night --
4. Tick tock body clock --
5. Croc dreams and sloth slumbers --
6. Mysterious dreams --
7. What is a dream? --
8. Now you're the expert.
Series Title: It's true!, 25.
Responsibility: Thalia Kalkipsakis ; pictures by Andrew Plant.

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Psst! It's true! This is the best book on SLEEP you'll ever read!Did you know that astronauts don't snore? And that lack of sleep can kill you faster than starvation?Dive under the doona and find out  Read more...

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'It's True!series...must surely be the funkiest...titles on any bookshelf...utterly fascinating information and trivia delivered in a most engaging flip style. Great fun yet authoritatively Read more...

 
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