Orang-utan by Suzi Eszterhas


Orang-utan by Suzi Eszterhas

High in the trees of the rainforest in Sumatra, a baby orang-utan is born. Follow her from birth to adulthood, as she learns to look after herself. See her eating her first solid food - mashed fruit , learning to climb, and relaxing in the nest . She will stay with her mum, learning how to survive in the forest, until she is five years old. Also available in the Eye on the Wild series: - Gorilla (9781847802026) - Cheetah (9781847802040 - Brown Bear (9781847802057) - Lion (9781847803108) - Sea Otter (9781847802033)


'contains wonderful close-up portraits of this most human-like of endangered species.'

'An excellently produced series ... Children will be entranced ... Superbly photographed.'

'A beautiful photo journey ... Every page is guaranteed to have readers oohing and ahhing... The information is packed with interesting details.'

'exciting book with...remarkable photographs.'

'The images captured for this book are sure to delight any children with an interest in wildlife.'

'An excellently produced series ... Children will be entranced.'

'Contains wonderful close-up portraits of this most human-like of endangered species.'

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


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Publication date

7th February 2013



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