Unusual Creatures A Mostly Accurate Account of Earth's Strangest Animals by Michael Hearst


Unusual Creatures A Mostly Accurate Account of Earth's Strangest Animals by Michael Hearst

With humour and flair, Michael Hearst introduces the reader to a wealth of extraordinary life-forms. Which animal can be found at the top of Mount Everest, 10,000 feet under the sea and in your backyard? Which animal poops cubes? Unusual Creatures includes these answers plus hundreds more fascinating facts for curious minds, amateur zoologists and anyone who has ever laughed at a funny-looking animal. Perfect for enthusiastic and reluctant readers alike, in class and at home.


A quirky toast to the fascinating, impressively well-adapted freaks among us. - Discover Magazine

About the Author

Michael Hearst is a composer, multi-instrumentalist and writer. His solo works include Songs for Ice Cream Trucks and Songs for Unusual Creatures. Arjen Noordeman and Christie Wright together make up the multi-disciplinary design company Elasticbrand, based in Amsterdam. Jelmer Noordeman, Arjen's brother, is an illustrator living and working in the Netherlands.

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112 pages


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Publication date

1st August 2014



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