Corn (A True Book)
By Elaine Landau
This excellent book takes a thorough look at corn by providing high quality, sound information in both text and image. It provides a comprehensive overview of types of corn and their uses, how and where corn grows, the history of corn, and the uses of corn for food and more. The book provides text and photos which describe using corn in both food and non-food items and even the most surprising uses. It also includes a section on corn breeding and its use in creating renewable fuels and biodegradable plastics. The book ends with a good glossary.