THE STORY OF HOEFNAGELSThe third edition of Biology: The Essentials perfectly encapsulates Marille Hoefnagels' distinctive and reader-friendly writing style, which the market has come to know and love. Through the instructional tools “What's the Point?,” “Why We Care,” and “Burning Questions,” Marille provides current knowledge to show readers and her own pupils that biology is present everywhere. The third edition of Biology: The Essentials provides students with a more thorough and conceptual introduction to biology by distilling the subject's more complicated concepts down to the key ideas that serve as a foundation for the specifics.;Marille Hoefnagels is committed to assisting children in understanding how biology and science apply to their daily life. Marille has been engrossing, instructing, and motivating students since 1997. She has won the University of Oklahoma General Education Teaching Award and the Longmire Prize (the Teaching Scholars Award from the College of Arts and Sciences). She thinks that in order to reach students outside of their majors, the appropriate tools are crucial. Due to the thorough integration of this textbook's material with Connect's digital capabilities, Marille has put a lot of effort into developing Connect exercises and quizzes that go beyond simple memorization of vocabulary and facts. Through animated tutorials, static visuals are given life and are used to help pupils understand difficult concepts. Biology: The Essentials, Third Edition with Connect offers all of the tools a student needs to succeed in biology, whether in class or at home.