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ITCH! Everything You Didn't Want to Know About What Makes You Scratch

 

By  Anita Sanchez

Illustrated by Gilbert Ford

 

An 80 pg  non-fiction grossology chapter book about things that make you itch.

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2018

 

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Awards and Recognition

 

• Junior Library Guild Selection

• Finalist  for 2019 AAAS/Subaru SB&F Prize for Excellence in Science Books in the Middle Grade Science Book category

 

“A fun, intriguing, and accessible mix of anatomy and history, with a healthy dose of gross.”

–Kirkus, STARRED review

 

“There’s much here to attract readers in search of the gross or unsettling.”

-School Library Journal

 

“Factual and surprisingly fun, here’s a very readable book about a common experience.”

–Booklist, STARRED review