Non-Fiction: Germy Science

Author Illustrator Publisher
Edward Kay Mike Shiell Kids Can Press

Discover so many cool (and gross) facts about germs in this very timely and informative book, Germy Science, part of the popular A Gross Science Book series.  

What could be more fun than reading  ‘gross’ facts , and at the same time, learn so much about germs!  What exactly is a germ? How were they discovered, when some are so small that they can’t be seen without a microscope? Did you know that germs are everywhere and aren’t all bad for us, but some are actually good for us! Read and learn loads of very cool [and gross] facts about these amazing organisms and how they impact our lives. 


  • What exactly is a germ and how were they discovered?
  • Did you know that germs are actually different in different parts of the world? 
  • How have these tiny organisms changed history?
  • What are the dangers that germs present now and in the future?
  • What is a really simple way to help keep germs away?