The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest—and Most Surprising—Animals on Earth

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The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest—and Most Surprising—Animals on Earth

by Steve Jenkins

First Release:

March 2014

ISBN: 9780547557991

Steve Jenkins has created many books about the natural world. Here, he brings together more than 300 “exotic and everyday” animals and describes some of the amazing things they do. Author’s note. More facts about featured animals. Bibliography. Information graphics. Full-color illustrations created with torn- and cut-paper collage.

 
  • ISBN: 9780547557991
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
    Page Count: 208
    Dewey Classification: 590
    Lexile: Level: IG1030L
    Awards & Honors: Booklist 2013 Lasting Connections, Science; NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Books for Students K–12: 2014; Kirkus Reviews Best Children’s Books of 2013; Booklist 2013 Top 10 Books for Youth, Science & Health; Horn Book Fanfare, Best Books of 2013, Nonfiction; ALA 2014 Notable Children’s Books, Middle Readers; Boston Globe-Horn Book Award 2014 Nonfction Honor; VOYA’s 2013 Nonfiction Honor List; BuzzFeed 2013 Best Books, Nonfiction; 2014 IRA Teachers’ Choices, Intermediate Readers; 2014 John Burroughs Riverby Award
    Genre: Nonfic
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