"Bone by Bone asks kids to imagine what their bodies would look like if they had different configurations of bones, like extra vertebrae, longer limbs, or fewer fingers. “What if your vertebrae didn’t stop at your rear end? What if they kept going?” Levine writes, as a boy peers over his shoulder at the spinal column. “You’d have a tail!”"
Ungewöhnliche Tierfreundschaften - Sumatratiger- und Orang-Utan-Babys, Indonesien 2007: Der Zoo von Cisarua zog zeitgleich zwei Orang-Utan- und Tigerbabys auf, die von ihren Eltern verstoßen worden waren. Die Tiere rannten, spielten und schliefen zusammen. Nach fünf Monaten wurden sie getrennt, weil die Tiger zunehmend kampflustig wurden. -
2014 - Tracking Tyrannosaurs: Meet T. Rex's Fascinating Family, From Tiny Terrors to Feathered Giants by Christopher Sloan - A visual introduction to the recently discovered relatives of the T. Rex also shares profiles of 19 additional dinosaurs, including seven new species, while discussing intriguing characteristics, including feathery coats, that have surprised the scientific community.
Quest for the Tree Kangaroo by Sy Montgomery. Both adults and kids at our house love Sy Montgomery and Nic Bishop's books. The Tapir Scientist, and Saving the Ghost of the Mountain are 2 of their other collaborations.
Puffling Patrol Cover. The fascinating story of this unique annual rescue, combined with Ted Lewin’s dramatic paintings and Betsy Lewin’s lively field sketches, is sure to make Puffling Patrol a hit with animal lovers of all ages.
Saving Yasha: The Incredible True Story of an Adopted Moon Bear (Hardcover)