First Encyclopedia of Animals by Paul Dowsell

First Encyclopedia of Animals

Written by Paul Dowsell
Illustrated by


First Encyclopedia of Animals by Paul Dowsell

This is a fantastic new edition of this bright and lively encyclopedia, introducing young readers to the wonders of the animal world. Filled with information on mammals, birds, reptiles, creepy-crawlies and waterlife, this book answers such questions as 'Which animal has a tongue as long as its body?'; 'How does a whale breath?'; 'How does a snake see in the dark?'; and, 'Why do zebras have stripes?'. Simple text, amazing photographs, detailed illustrations and a selection of exciting recommended websites make the subject easy to understand.


'A beauty of a book with a huge amount of information and loads of links for curious minds to follow to find out more. This is definitely a step up in content but without losing any of the Usborne joy' - Rhino Reads'

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64 pages


Paul Dowsell
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Usborne Publishing Ltd

Publication date

1st March 2018



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