Exploring the World of Cougars by Tracy C. Read
  

Synopsis

Exploring the World of Cougars by Tracy C. Read

Powerful, sleek and designed to hunt and kill other animals, the cougar is a cat, right down to its remarkable sense of balance, retractable claws and single-minded approach to independent living. Wherever this solitary hunter lives, it is a superior predator, using its stealth, timing and strength to ambush and overwhelm its prey, whether it's a tiny mouse or a 500-pound elk. Readers will learn about the cougar's special skills as a hunter and why it has the largest range of any wild land animal in North America. Illustrated with beautiful fourcolour photography, Exploring the World of Cougars is a lively, factfilled introduction to this controversial cat.

About the Author

Tracy C. Read is an editor and writer who has a special interest in nature and the environment.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
24 pages

Author

Tracy C. Read
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Publisher

Firefly Books Ltd

Publication date

1st September 2011

ISBN

9781554077854

Publisher Profile

Firefly Books Ltd is an imprint of Firefly Press Ltd

logo Firefly Press is a new children's and YA publisher based in Wales that publishes quality fiction for 5-19 years olds.

Publisher's Website

www.fireflypress.co.uk


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