What Will I Be?

What Will I Be? Cover

What Will I Be?

By Nicola Davies; Marc Boutavant (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Hardcover, 9780763658038, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 28, 2012

Lift the flaps and learn about animal life in this fresh, fun-filled book for curious preschoolers.
A small papery bundle hangs under a leaf by a silken thread. Can you guess what it will be one day? Butterflies, polar bears, turtles, frogs, birds they all have a fascinating life journey to follow. Peek under each large flap and look at colorful spreads to find out how each animal develops. A final spread invites readers to match each fullgrown creature with its beginning stage.

About the Author
Nicola Davies is a zoologist and an award-winning author whose many books for children include "Surprising Sharks," a "Boston Globe"-"Horn Book" Honor winner, illustrated by James Croft; "Ice Bear: In the Steps of the Polar Bear," illustrated by Gary Blythe; and "White Owl, Barn Owl," illustrated by Michael Foreman. She lives in Wales.

Marc Boutavant is a graphic artist, illustrator, and comic book author who has illustrated numerous children's books. He lives in Paris.