Paperback ISBN: 1901268179
Part of the "Wildlife Monographs" series, this full-colour book features images captured by some of the worlds premier wildlife photographers providing a glimpse of some of the worlds increasingly rare and endangered species, captured in their natural habitats.
Hardcover ISBN: 0756658543
The Eye Wonder series answers all the questions about the natural world that young children are curious about. Packed with information on horse anatomy and behavior, Horse provides information on the many ways humans have used horses for transportation, warfare, farming, and entertainment, from the ancient world to today.
At Home With the Gopher Tortoise
The Story of a Keystone Species
Paperback ISBN: 0977753956
At Home with the Gopher Tortoise: The Story of a Keystone Species teaches young readers about the gopher tortoise and the more than 360 different kinds of animals that depend on it for survival. From owls to rabbits, from skunks to scorpions, the gopher tortoise provides creatures with shelter, food, or a place to raise their young. In this fascinating tale of ecological interdependency, glorious illustrations reveal the gopher tortoise's world both below and above ground, showing children how the fate of one species is important to so many others.
Paperback ISBN: 0794500242
Describes and illustrates different kinds of dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles; discusses their feeding, defenses, intelligence, movement, senses, mating, and theories about their disappearance; and includes Web site addresses to enhance the reader's research.Describes and illustrates different kinds of dinosaurs and other prehistoric reptiles; discusses their feeding, defenses, intelligence, movement, senses, mating, and disappearance; and includes Web site addresses.
Miles and Miles of Reptiles
All About Reptiles
Hardcover ISBN: 0375828842
Leaping lizards—the Cat and Co. explore the world of reptiles! The Cat in the Hat travels the globe—in his trusty crocodile car—to explore the world of reptiles: lizards, snakes, turtles, and crocodilians. Along the way, young readers learn the characteristics shared by most reptiles; basic information about each group; quirky, fun facts about individual species; and much, much more. Cool creatures featured include komodo dragons, chameleons, geckos, cobras, leatherback turtles, frilled lizards—a virtual Who’s Who of the World’s Most Remarkable Reptiles. Young readers will slither in delight!