Penguin

Anna Claybourne
AUD $24.99
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Animals on the Edge takes a dramatic look at endangered animals around the world. From investigating daily routines to hard-hitting facts about the causes of species extinction in the wild and how conservation efforts and zoo programmes can help, these books are packed with exciting information.

Each book in this series focuses on a different species, taking the reader on a journey to learn about what is being done to help animals in danger, both in the wild and at the zoo. From investigating daily routines, such as how animals hunt and what they eat, to hard-hitting facts about the causes of species extinction in the wild and how conservation efforts and zoo programmes can help, these books are packed with exciting real-life tales and inside information as well as amazing photography throughout.

Presented in a magazine style, through accessible chunks of information, and packed full of full-colour photos and graphics, this exciting, high-interest series will appeal to reluctant and able readers alike. Includes feature panels with animal stats, facts and real-life rescue stories as well as further information on what readers can do to get involved.

Author bio:

Anna Claybourne is the author of numerous books on the natural world for young readers, including 100 Most Dangerous Things on the Planet, which was shortlisted for Blue Peter Best Book With Facts 2009, Usborne Internet-Linked Encyclopedia of Planet Earth, the Survival Skills Handbook and many more.

Category: Children's non-fiction
ISBN: 9781408148228
Edition No: 1
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Imprint: A&C Black Children'S
Pub Date: June 2012
Page Extent: 48
Format: Hard Cover
Subject: Children's non-fiction