Very Wonderful, Very Rare Saving the Most Endangered Wildlife on Earth by Marilyn Baillie, Jonathan E. M. Baillie, Ellen Butcher
  

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Very Wonderful, Very Rare Saving the Most Endangered Wildlife on Earth by Marilyn Baillie, Jonathan E. M. Baillie, Ellen Butcher

This spectacular book introduces children to some of the most endangered species on Earth, from the pygymy sloth to Attenborough's pitcher plant. It explores what scientists are doing to save species and what we can do to help, featuring wildlife that is critically endangered alongside species that have been brought back from the brink of extinction. Large, spectacular photos and engaging text by award winning authors Jonathan and Marilyn Baillie really capture a child's attention and show why our wonderful wildlife is worth saving. Produced in assoication with the IUCN.

Reviews

Wonderful photographs with amazing instances of conservation. Peters Gazette Large, spectacular photos capture the attention and show why our wonderful wildlife is worth saving. An important issue and one which we all need to know about. Parents in Touch

About the Author

Jonatahn Baillie is a leading zoologist and Director of Conservation Programmes at the Zoological Society of London (ZSL). Amongst many other projects, he is responsible for establishing the EDGE programme for ZSL. He was born in Canada but now is based in London, but spends much of his time travelling the world for his work. His mother is an award-winning children's author and he has worked with her on Very Wonderful, Very Rare and Animals on the Edge, which won an SLA information book award.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
48 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Marilyn Baillie, Jonathan E. M. Baillie, Ellen Butcher
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

25th September 2014

ISBN

9781445122984


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