Panda Kindergarten

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Panda Kindergarten

By Joanne Ryder; Katherine Feng (Illustrator)

Collins Publishers, Hardcover, 9780060578503, 32pp.

Publication Date: June 23, 2009


Follow a day in the life of the panda cubs at China Conservation and Research Center for the Giant Panda at the Wolong Nature Preserve, the largest research facility for giant pandas in China. Cubs are raised together in a protected setting dubbed panda kindergarten where they grow strong and learn skills that will help prepare them to be released into the wild when they are older. With spare text by veteran nonfiction writer Joanne Ryder and irresistible full-color photographs by Katherine Feng, whose work has appeared in National Geographic, Panda Kindergarten will delight young readers as they learn more about these amazing creatures.

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