Curious Critters by David Fitzsimmons


Curious Critters by David Fitzsimmons

Unbelievably detailed, close-up images of twenty common North American animals bring young readers eye-to-eye with wildlife found in their own backyards. Photographed against white backgrounds, the incredible creatures' colors, shapes, textures, and seeming personalities shine. Entertaining and educational narratives accompany the animals, highlighting fascinating natural history information. Learn about monarch migration, bird calls, baby rabbits, and more! Back matter includes a visual index, additional animal facts, a two-page life-size spread of silhouettes, and a full glossary. With such stunning photography, you'll never see nature the same way again!


A mix of science and fun --Publishers Weekly Impressive Photographs -- School Library Journal FitzSimmons's photos...will have youngsters enthralled -- SLJ Nonfiction Notes

About the Author

David FitzSimmons is an award-winning photographer and writer. His Curious Critters children s picture books have won numerous national book awards and have sold over 100,000 copies. A Sigma Pro photographer, David presents seminars and workshops across North America to a wide variety of audiences. He holds a Ph.D. in English from Ohio State, with a specialty in narrative theory. A life-long educator, David frequently visits schools to talk about connecting children and nature.

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32 pages


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Publication date

1st February 2014



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