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In this knockout book of animal photographs, perfect for the youngest animal lover, you'll discover all sorts of things. Did you know that orangutans are ticklish? Yes, they are just like you and me. But be careful if you ever see a hippo yawning. It doesn't mean he's sleepy, it means he wants to fight.The gorgeous up-close pictures and fascinating facts are complemented by behind-the-scenes peeks at how animal photographs are taken. (For instance, photographer Steve Grubman once had to lull a cow to sleep with soft music!) Animal lovers, young scientists, and budding photographers will all adore this beautiful nonfiction book * Book has 40 pages with some illustrations * Suitable for ages 4 year to 8 years
About the Author: Jill Davis is the author of The First Rule of Little Brothers. In addition to being a writer, Jill has been an editor at Bloomsbury Publishing, the Viking Press, and Crown Books.
Somerville, Massachusetts-based Candlewick Press started small. The staff of three—founder Sebastian Walker, editor Wendy Boase, and designer Amelia Edwards—began publishing books for children in Walker's spare bedroom under the name Walker Books before expanding in 1991. Since then, the company has published over 3,000 children's books and expanded to middle-grade and young-adult titles, cementing it as one of the largest independent publishing companies in the world.