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- ISBN: 9780547557991 | 054755799X
- Cover: Hardcover
- Copyright: 10/29/2013
Did you know that the blue whale weighs as much as 2,000 adult humans? Or that the eye of the colossal squid is as big as a basketball? With Steve Jenkins' remarkable exploration of the natural world, readers learn all about the extraordinary animals who share our planet. Clear, concise writing paired with easy-to-read infographics and stunning illustrations makes understanding animal behavior accessible, tactile, and intriguing. Each well-organized sectionpredators; defense; senses; family; comparisons; evolution; and animal factsbrims with information, eye-popping artwork, and insight. The book also includes a special section on creating a book as Jenkins details his own creative process. This almanac of animals is not only a wealth of fact and nonfiction, but a true 200 plus page span of visual delight. From young eager animal lovers to budding scientists to science teachers, this book is a must-have and the perfect animal book to gift.