Weird and Wild Animal Facts by Jessica Loy
  

Weird and Wild Animal Facts

Written by Jessica Loy
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Synopsis

Weird and Wild Animal Facts by Jessica Loy

There are plenty of books about unusual animals. This is a book about fourteen well-known animals-kangaroos, hippos, giraffes-who all have unusual characteristics. For instance, did you know that a kangaroo's kick can be deadly, that a giraffe can clean its own ears with its tongue, or that a hippo has teeth as long as a child's arm? This accessible book, full of amazing photographs and easy-to-digest factoids, is perfect for animal lovers of all ages.

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Praise for Weird and Wild Animal Facts

This engaging book provides facts about 14 well-known species, including hippos, kangaroos, vultures, tarantulas, jellyfish, and hummingbirds . . . a solid choice for readers looking for a brief taste of the animal kindgom. - School Library Journal Praise for When I Grow Up

Praise for Follow the Trail

This is a perfect fit for animal lovers, and the very browsable format will also suit emerging readers. --Booklist

An entertaining beginning photo essay that appeals to children's insatiable curiosity about the natural world. --Kirkus Reviews

This is a perfect fit for animal lovers, and the very browsable format will also suit emerging readers. Booklist

This engaging book provides facts about 14 well-known species, including hippos, kangaroos, vultures, tarantulas, jellyfish, and hummingbirds . . . a solid choice for readers looking for a brief taste of the animal kindgom. School Library Journal

An entertaining beginning photo essay that appeals to children's insatiable curiosity about the natural world. Kirkus Reviews

Readers with an interest in the more gruesome side of the animal kingdom will find plenty of fodder to gross out their friends, enemies, and family members Publishers Weekly

This engaging book provides facts about 14 well-known species, including hippos, kangaroos, vultures, tarantulas, jellyfish, and hummingbirds . . . a solid choice for readers looking for a brief taste of the animal kindgom. School Library Journal

An entertaining beginning photo essay that appeals to children's insatiable curiosity about the natural world. Kirkus Reviews

Readers with an interest in the more gruesome side of the animal kingdom will find plenty of fodder to gross out their friends, enemies, and family members Publishers Weekly

This is a perfect fit for animal lovers, and the very browsable format will also suit emerging readers. - Booklist This engaging book provides facts about 14 well-known species, including hippos, kangaroos, vultures, tarantulas, jellyfish, and hummingbirds . . . a solid choice for readers looking for a brief taste of the animal kindgom. - School Library Journal Praise for When I Grow Up

-- School Library Journal ? Praise for Follow the Trail

The appealing format will get kids excited about camping and the hands-on approach will foster an appreciation for the outdoors. -- Kirkus Reviews

--School Library Journal Praise for Weird and Wild Animal Facts

Children in search of a unique answer to the question, 'What do you want to be when you grow up?

-- School Library Journal ? Praise for Follow the Trail

The appealing format will get kids excited about camping and the hands-on approach will foster an appreciation for the outdoors. -- Kirkus Reviews

--School Library Journal Praise for When I Grow Up

-- School Library Journal ? Praise for Follow the Trail

The appealing format will get kids excited about camping and the hands-on approach will foster an appreciation for the outdoors. -- Kirkus Reviews

--School Library Journal

About the Author

Jessica Loy is the creator of When I Grow Up: A Young Person's Guide to Interesting and Unusual Occupations and Follow the Trail: A Young Person's Guide to the Great Outdoors. An accomplished graphic designer and painter, Ms. Loy is an associate professor at the Center for Art and Design at the College of Saint Rose, where she teaches graphic design. She lives in Delmar, New York, with her family.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
40 pages

Author

Jessica Loy
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Publisher

Henry Holt & Company Inc

Publication date

1st May 2015

ISBN

9780805079456


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