How to swallow a pig : step-by-step advice from the animal kingdom
|Format:||Print Book 2015|
|Availability:||Available at 24 Libraries 24 of 24 copies|
"A highly enjoyable mix of science and humor." --Publishers Weekly, starred review
Escape into the animal kingdom in this visually stunning and clever nonfiction book about animal behavior by Caldecott Honor-winning duo Steve Jenkins and Robin Page.
In the latest eye-catching dive into the kingdom of Animalia, Steve Jenkins and Robin Page reveal the skills animals use to survive in the wild in an imaginative and humorous how-to format.
With step-by-step instructions, readers learn about specific behaviors; how to catch thousands of fish like a humpback whale or how to sew up a nest like a tailorbird. This fascinating and fun illustrated nonfiction melds science, art, biology, and the environment together in a detailed and well-researched book about animals who live and survive in our world today.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Publisher's Weekly Review: "
-- Juvenile literature.
Animals -- Miscellanea -- Juvenile literature.
Children's questions and answers.
Animals -- Food -- Juvenile literature.
Animals -- Habits and behavior.
Questions and answers.
|Publisher|| Boston :Houghton Mifflin Harcourt,2015
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Includes bibliographical references.