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This beautifully illustrated book is a wonderful addition to any young animal enthusiast's library! Simple, yet informative text combines with extraordinary photographs, maps, animal facts, classification charts and animal icons to help locate different species. Recommended for ages 9 years and up.
Paperback, 128 pages
Published June 1st 2009 by Usborne Books (first published January 1st 2005)
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Jaime Hodges
Nov 10, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: homeschool
My kids loved reading this book and learning about the many different animals that live all over the world. I appreciated the way that it was organized by continent. It was the perfect compliment to our study of geography and ecosystems last year in our homeschool.
Stacy
Dec 18, 2017 rated it really liked it
I read this book aloud to my daughter as part of her science curriculum. We both enjoyed the presentation of information and pictures. I don’t typically enjoy reading science material or reading aloud, but this book was great! Beautiful pictures and maps.
Ashley Klockenga
Aug 31, 2020 rated it it was amazing
This book is gorgeous! Our kids loved all of the beautiful photography and the content was well written and engages even the youngest audience.
Stephanie
Jul 13, 2016 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Parents and children
Recommended to Stephanie by: Sonlight
We love this book. We usually love Usborne books. They are so informative and educational. Our little one loves learning about animals and this book is a great one to do that. The design of the book is well laid out and designed. It was fun and interesting to read what animals lived in what countries.
JoAnne Styger
Oct 11, 2012 rated it it was amazing
My girls LOVED this book. We read it as part of our homeschool science curriculum (Sonlight, year B). The pictures are exceptional; information is interesting and perfect for introducing the animal kingdom to children.
Rebecca
Oct 03, 2014 rated it it was amazing
Shelves: sonlight-core-b
This book was quite amazing. A wonderful overview of the world and its animals, broken down into continents and their well known habitats. Also a section on ocean animals. Great information and internet linked too!
CJ
Definitely one of our favorite academic books of this school year so far.
Mckinley
Aug 27, 2012 rated it liked it
Good classroom/elementary library resource
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