Gorilla by Suzi Eszterhas
  

Gorilla

Written by Suzi Eszterhas
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Synopsis

Gorilla by Suzi Eszterhas

The story of a gorilla, from birth to adulthood, photographed on location in the wild by an award-winning American photographer, who specialises in work with newborn animals. The text will show all the aspects of the animal's life in the wild, accompanied by close-up pictures of the family group in its natural habitat. A spread at the back of the book will give further conservation information, including useful websites.

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A wonderful factual book full of photographs of a baby gorilla and her family, detailing life from birth to adulthood and taken on location in the misty mountains of Africa, this is a unique record of this wonderful animal. A successful mixture of lavish photography and mini fact-files. The lives of cheetahs and gorillas are brilliantly documented from birth to adulthood. This volume delves into the world of gorillas and will certainly appeal to the target audience. The images will easily captivate youngsters who are sure to be enthralled with the interesting facts within. A wonderful factual book full of photographs of a baby gorilla and her family, detailing life from birth to adulthood and taken on location in the misty mountains of Africa, this is a unique record of this wonderful animal. A successful mixture of lavish photography and mini fact-files. The lives of cheetahs and gorillas are brilliantly documented from birth to adulthood. This volume delves into the world of gorillas and will certainly appeal to the target audience. The images will easily captivate youngsters who are sure to be enthralled with the interesting facts within. Stunning photos make this a series which will appeal to all animal lovers... A fascinating account of the life of the gorilla, which gives an excellent insight and helps our understanding of these lovely creatures.

About the Author

California-based wildlife photographer SUZI ESZTERHAS spends nine months of the year taking photographs of a wide variety of wildlife in the field. In recent years, she has specialised in documenting family life and has become well known for her unprecedented work with newborn animals. Although Suzi works primarily in Africa, she has undertaken commissions and led instructional photography tours and workshops everywhere from Antarctic and the Arctic to Alaska and Montana. Her previous titles in the Eye on the Wild series are: Gorilla, Cheetah, Lion, Brown Bear, Orang-Utan, Sea Otter.

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Book Info

Format

Hardback
32 pages

Author

Suzi Eszterhas
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Author's Website

www.suzieszterhas.com

Publisher

Frances Lincoln Childrens Books an imprint of Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd

Publication date

1st February 2012

ISBN

9781847802026


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