Creatures of the Deep by Camilla de la Bedoyere
  

Synopsis

Creatures of the Deep by Camilla de la Bedoyere

A spectacular collection of animals from the darkest depths of the oceans. Look into the deep to find some of nature's strangest creatures. How does the Firefly squid save its life with a multicoloured glow? How does the Anglerfish draw in its prey? Intricately drawn artworks highlight the extraordinary features of each animal's anatomy. Similarly, stunning photos reveal the animals' abilities, from bioluminescence to jet propulsion. Features deep-sea fish, squid, jellyfish, and microscopic life. These two exciting books will guide the reader into a different world and will reveal creatures they never thought existed. Featuring spectacular photography and great detail into each animal, these books are sure to engage and educate any young reader. The Creatures of the series includes: Creatures of the Deep: 978-1-78171-535-2 Creatures of the Night: 978-1-78171-536-9

Reviews

Features on squid jellyfish and microscopic creatures complete the picture of the teeming life of the seas and the book would be a great addition to the library for KS2 pupils from seven years old. -- John Feltwell School librarian

About the Author

Camilla de la Bedoyere was a teacher for 10 years before she became a full-time non-fiction author. She studied Zoology and Geology at Bristol University, and has subsequently written or edited more than 200 books for children and adults, many of which aim to explain and explore the natural world and our relationship with it Camilla is a specialist literacy teacher at a London high school, developing reading skills and encouraging a love of learning through books.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
80 pages
Interest Age: From 7

Author

Camilla de la Bedoyere
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Publisher

QED Publishing

Publication date

8th September 2014

ISBN

9781781715352


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