Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children's books on Arctic animals. Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviours and biology of each animal. Kids will learn how polar bears raise their babies, what they eat and how they hunt, where they can be found, and other interesting information, like the fact that polar bears actually have transparent fur and black skin!
Table of Contents 2 The Polar Bear 4 Range 6 Skeleton 10 Diet 12 Babies 14 Hunter 16 Swimmer 18 Fun Facts 20 Nanurluk
“The polar bear is presented to the audience in a respectful way.”
“Design of the series is spot-on, with attractive covers and lay-out that is both consistent throughout the series and age-appropriate for conveying information visually and textually.”
“Animals Illustrated is a significant series for young animal lovers . . .”
- Canadian Children's Book Centre Best Books for Kids and Teens