Animals smooth and spiky, fast and slow, hop and waddle through the two hundred plus pages of the Caldecott Honor artist Steve Jenkinsas most impressive nonfiction offering yet. Sections such as aAnimal Senses, a aAnimal Extremes, a and aThe Story of Lifea burst with fascinating facts and infographics that will have trivia buffs breathlessly asking, aDo you know a termite queen can produce up to 30, 000 eggs a day?a Jenkinsas color-rich cut- and torn-paper artwork is as strikingly vivid as ever. Rounding out this bountiful browsersa almanac of more than three hundred animals is a discussion of the artistas bookmaking process, an animal index, a glossary, and a bibliography. A bookshelf essential!Animals, . Art, . and. Books. W. hen I was six years old, I was given a copy of Life magazine. On the cover was a ... The journal is long gone, but I remember it clearly, down to the way the pictures buckled a little from the paste I used to glue themanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Animal Book|
|Publisher||:||Houghton Mifflin Harcourt - 2013-10-29|