Cheetah by Suzi Eszterhas


Cheetah by Suzi Eszterhas

The story of a cheetah, 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.


A simple book full of easily digestible facts and images that are sure to captivate the young 'uns. Good job. Amateur Photographer A successful mixture of lavish photography and mini fact-files. The lives of cheetahs and gorillas are brilliantly documented from birth to adulthood. Irish Examiner Children will love following this particular family of cheetahs from birth through to adulthood, observing how mum protects, washes, feeds, teaches and plays with them as they grow. Accessibly written and told, this will be a well-loved information book for any early year setting and would support a theme or topic that features animals in the wild. Early Years Educator 'Her excellent photos successfully convey the natural attractiveness of the cheetahs without sentimentalising the cubs. ... thoroughly recommended.

'The text is simple but sufficient, the beautiful pictures of the family in action and at rest, say it all. '

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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32 pages
Interest Age: From 4 To 7


Suzi Eszterhas
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Publication date

2nd February 2012



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