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An anthology of intriguing animals

Hoare, Ben (author.). Long, Daniel, (illustrator.). Rizza, Angela, (illustrator.). Terrazzini, Daniela, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 2 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Moorhead Public Library J 590.3 HOA (Text) 33500012816104 Main Checked out 02/07/2023
Warroad Public Library j 590 HOA (Text) 35500006109068 Main Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1465477020
  • ISBN: 9781465477026
  • Physical Description: print
    224 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: First American edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : DK Publishing, [2018]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: Discover the incredible stories and myths behind your favorite animals--whether it's how the koala got its name, or which animal the Ancient Egyptians thought rolled the sun across the sky. Children will pore over the spectacular photographs, including detailed close-ups, and learn fun facts at the same time. Containing more than 100 species, this beautiful modern bestiary lets you find the animals that interest you, and possibly uncover a new favorite along the way. With easy-to-read text and large images, this compendium of creatures invites young readers to explore the animal kingdom and get to know each animal individually--from big to small, feathered to furred. -- Provided by publisher.
Author Notes

Ben Hoare is an award-winning journalist who has written and edited many natural-history books and magazines for DK, the BBC, London's Natural History Museum, and many others. Think of a well-known wildlife or nature writer who writes in English, and Ben has probably edited their words at some point. Since 2008 he has been Features Editor of BBC Wildlife Magazine. In 2015 Ben was awarded the Dilys Breese Medal for science communication by the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO)--he is one of only 15 people to hold the award.

An Anthology of Intriguing Animals was illustrated by Daniel Long, Angela Rizza, and Daniela Terrazinni.

Trusted by parents, teachers, librarians, and kids across the world, DK is an award-winning publisher of visual reference books for children, including the DK Eyewitness Books, DK findout!, and Maker Lab series. DK books combine clear photography and illustration with expert text to show you what others only tell you.

Subject: Animals Encyclopedias, Juvenile
Genre: Encyclopedias.
Juvenile works.
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