The Big Countdown: Ten Thousand, Eight Hundred and Twenty Endangered Species in the Animal Kingdom by Paul Rockett
  

The Big Countdown: Ten Thousand, Eight Hundred and Twenty Endangered Species in the Animal Kingdom

Written by Paul Rockett
Illustrated by Mark Ruffle
Part of the The Big Countdown Series

Synopsis

The Big Countdown: Ten Thousand, Eight Hundred and Twenty Endangered Species in the Animal Kingdom by Paul Rockett

You can count numbers all around you, from the eight legs on a spider to the one nose on your face. But can you count the stars in the sky or the fish in the Amazon? Find out all about ANIMALS in THE BIG COUNTDOWN, including evolution and classification, endangered species, reproduction and life cycles, habitats, migration and hibernation. Be amazed by the smallest and largest animals and the number of black feathers on a pink flamingo. The Big Countdown looks at popular topics and investigates the great many numbers that make them fascinating. From the mind-bogglingly large to smallest and most precious, this series helps us understand that it's not just our days that are numbered.

About the Author

Since landing on planet Earth, Paul Rockett has spent much of his time reading up on the adventures of human life, while also experiencing a few of his own. In his quest to find out more about his chosen home planet, Paul has travelled, doodled, eaten a lot of food, plundered dusty libraries and gazed out of windows. Having gathered together a vast amount of fascinating data, it is now his mission to present as much as he can in interesting ways, so that any passing Martian can see how brilliant life is on Earth.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages
Interest Age: From 9

Author

Paul Rockett
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Publisher

Franklin Watts Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Group

Publication date

10th March 2016

ISBN

9781445147406


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