Planet Life: The Amazing History of Earth Hardcover


Breathtaking illustrations bring billions of years of Earth’s fascinating history to life in this engaging and accessible book created in conjunction with Natural Science Museum of Barcelona.


About the Author

Aina Bestard is an illustrator and textile designer who divides her time between Barcelona and Mallorca. As a little girl, her grandfather shared his artistic vocation with her by teaching her to draw. Her beautifully illustrated children’s books have been published around the world. Books in her immensely successful What’s Hidden series have been published in more than a dozen countries, with over 200,000 copies in print. Titles include What’s hidden in the Sky, What’s Hidden in the Woods?, What’s Hidden in the Sea?, and What’s Hidden in the Body? Her most recent book, Paisajes perdidos de la Tierra, has been translated into ten languages since its publication in 2020. It has been awarded the Prix Sorcières, one of the most prestigious literary awards in France, was designated the Best Illustrated Book of 2020 by the Association of Booksellers of Northern Spain, and is a finalist for the 2021 Andersen Prize in Nonfiction.