Tigress

Tigress Cover

Tigress

By Nick Dowson; Jane Chapman (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Paperback, 9780763633141, 27pp.

Publication Date: April 10, 2007

Description
One of nature's most magical sights emerges from camouflage in this evocative, informative story about a mother tiger in the wild.
"The zoology is as exciting as the story in this action-packed picture book. . . .Thrilling science." BOOKLIST
In a lyrical narrative featuring many intriguing facts, Nick Dowson reveals the hidden ways of a wild tigress and her cubs, while Jane Chapman brings the mysterious creatures to rippling, roaring life.


About the Author
Nick Dowson is an author, teacher, and naturalist. He is fascinated by giant pandas, and although he has never seen one in the wild, they often appear in his dreams. He lives in Suffolk, England.
Yu Rong trained in Nanjing as a practitioner of Chinese art before moving to Cambridge, England. She has never seen a wild panda either but has been to southwest China, where they live.

Jane Chapman is Principal Lecturer in Journalism at the University of Lincoln.