Life in the Tundra by Penny Clarke


Life in the Tundra by Penny Clarke

The book offers an overview of the subject, including what a tundra is; where tundra areas are found; what animals and plants live there and how they have adapted to suit the extreme conditions; how people survive in the tundra; why the tundra is under threat, and much more. Each spread has a fact box highlighting key concepts relating to the main theme. Full-colour illustrations and photographs bring the subject to life.

About the Author

Penny Clarke is an author and editor specialising in information books for children. The books she has written include titles on natural history, rainforests and volcanoes, as well as others on different periods of history.

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32 pages


Penny Clarke
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Publication date

1st May 2006



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