What are vertebrates? How many teeth does a dolphin have? How many litres of water does an elephant seal drink a day? The answers to these questions and many other fascinating information on animals can be found in this impressively illustrated book. The abilities of individual species are presented and as the animal kingdom consists of millions of different species, much can be reported on in this great book.
By splendid graphic arts hot-blooded and cold-blooded animals, vertebrates and invertebrates and their distinctions are presented. You will learn about the senses of various animals, records, the food chain, meat, herbivores as well as curiosities. What is more, you are also informed about different habitats on the globe, how animals kill and defend themselves and what is special about the dog, man’s best friend.
This book is suitable for children between 4 and 8 years of age.
Simon Rogers is the founding editor of the Guardian’s Datablog and has won numerous awards for his work, including a Royal Statistical Society’s award of excellence in 2012.
Nicholas Blechman is an internationally recognized illustrator, designer, and art director. His award-winning illustrations have appeared in GQ, Travel + Leisure, Wired, and the New Yorker. He is currently the art director of the New York Times Book Review.