Could a Crocodile Play Basketball? Hilarious scenes bring crocodile facts to life by Camilla de le Bedoyere
  

Could a Crocodile Play Basketball? Hilarious scenes bring crocodile facts to life

Written by Camilla de le Bedoyere
Illustrated by Aleksei Bitskoff
Part of the What if a Series

RRP £9.99

Synopsis

Could a Crocodile Play Basketball? Hilarious scenes bring crocodile facts to life by Camilla de le Bedoyere

Could a Crocodile Play Basketball? provides a fun and informative introduction to the life of a crocodile. Saltwater crocodiles are the largest crocodiles in the world. They have HUGE jaws and lots of teeth. They live in rivers by the jungle, and in the sea. Imagine if a crocodile came to stay. What would he do? By imagining animals in everyday scenarios, readers can learn about their size, diet and other features. Featuring superb illustrations and an engaging question and answer format, this title is extremely engaging and enjoyable.

Reviews

A great example of how to make learning fun. This is an unusual crocodile in that he plays crazy golf, goes to a sleepover and visits a funfair! HIs favourite holiday treat was crazy golf, of course. This is the most speedy, greedy and tough crocodile we have seen since Peter Pan and well worth a read. One of my godchildren

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! A great example of how to make learning fun. This is an unusual crocodile in that he plays crazy golf, goes to a sleepover and visits a funfair! HIs favourite holiday treat was crazy golf, of course. This is the most speedy, greedy and tough crocodile we have seen since Peter Pan and well worth a read. One of my godchildren's favourite pages was the one where they discovered that a crocodile has about 3000 teeth in its lifetime and that that is about 60 times more teeth than us... at this point I could see the pound signs `ching ching

[and I read, simultaneously in humourous harmony together], `that's a lot of money from the Tooth Fairy!

About the Author

Camilla de le 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

Hardback
24 pages

Author

Camilla de le Bedoyere
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Author's Website

camilladelabedoyere.co.uk/

Publisher

QED Publishing

Publication date

17th August 2015

ISBN

9781781715864


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