Red Alert! 15 Endangered Animals Fighting to Survive by Catherine Barr, Anne Wilson

Red Alert! 15 Endangered Animals Fighting to Survive

Written by Catherine Barr, Anne Wilson

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15 endangered species in six different habitats need your help to survive! Pick a place. Choose a creature. Discover its story and the danger it faces. Then find out how to help it survive. 15 wild and wonderful creatures, all on the IUCN Red List, need our help - this important book is interactive, engaging and informative, and will inspire children to save their planet!


Red Alert! 15 Endangered Animals Fighting to Survive by Catherine Barr, Anne Wilson

Red Alert! is inspired and endorsed by the 'Red List' database maintained by International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN). Currently the list includes over 70,000 species known to be at risk, but it grows larger all the time. Absolutely beautiful and perfectly targeted for its audience. We are delighted to be involved. - Dr Craig Hilton-Taylor, Head of Red List Unit, IUCN The IUCN Red List is supported by Sir David Attenborough.


Essential reading for young environmentalists, a guide to 15 endangered species in six different habitats. There's detailed information about the challenges each creature faces, along with practical tips on what can be done. Interactive and inspiring. -- Fiona Noble The Bookseller

About the Author

Catherine Barr specialises in presenting big issues for small people . Her career has been in campaigning for greater awareness of environmental issues. She was a campaign co-ordinator for Greenpeace International for many years, and wrote exhibitions at the Natural History Museum in London. Her books include the bestselling The Story of Life, long-listed for the SLA Information Book Award and shortlisted for The English Association 4-11 Picture Book Award, Elliot's Arctic Surprise, supported by Greenpeace International, and an ongoing wildlife series with the Natural History Museum. Catherine Barr lives near Hay-on-Wye. Anne Wilson has as MA in illustration from Central St Martins College of Art, London and has been practising as an illustrator for over 15 years. Much of her work is inspired by everyday life; pattern, colour and shape, She incorporates figurative elements, layers and textures, with mixed media, printmaking and computer techniques. Anne Wilson lives in Goring-on-Thames, Berkshire.

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48 pages


Catherine Barr, Anne Wilson
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Otter-Barry Books Ltd

Publication date

8th March 2018




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