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The animal book : a collection of the fastest, fiercest, toughest, cleverest, shyest-and most surprising-animals on earth

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: New York, New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Animals smooth and spiky, fast and slow, hop and waddle through the pages of the Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkins's most impressive nonfiction offering yet. Sections such as "Family," "Predators," "Animal Senses," and "Animal Extremes" are filled with vivid animal portraits, fascinating facts, and infographics. Jenkins's cut- and torn-paper artwork is as striking as ever. This enhanced ebook edition includes an  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Jenkins, Steve, 1952-
Animal book : a collection of the fastest, fiercest, toughest, cleverest, shyest-and most surprising-animals on earth.
New York, New York : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, ©2013
206 pages
Material Type: Document, Juvenile audience, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Jenkins
ISBN: 9780544344297 0544344294 9780547590349 0547590342
OCLC Number: 891381386
Language Note: English.
Awards: Commended for Boston Globe-Horn Book Awards (Nonfiction) 2014
Short-listed for Garden State Children's Book Awards (Nonfiction) 2016
Description: 1 online resource (213 pages) : illustrations (some color), photographs
Responsibility: Steve Jenkins.

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Features animals smooth and spiky, fast and slow, that hop and waddle. In this title, sections such as "Animal Senses," "Animal Extremes," and "The Story of Life" burst with facts and infographics  Read more...

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Building on years of experience in selecting animal facts and creating arresting illustrations, Jenkins surpasses his previous work with an amazing album characterized by clear organization, Read more...

 
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