Templar Books, Hardcover, 9780763665630, 32pp.
Publication Date: March 26, 2013
Did you know that crocodiles cry while they eat? Or that polar bears turn green if they stay hot for too long? Or that bees do a dance to speak to one another? See wildlife as you ve never seen it before with Paul Thurlby's menagerie of curious animals. With unique and humorous artwork that's so stylish you ll want to remove it from the book and hang it on your wall, Paul Thurlby brings to life twenty-three animals in a way that will appeal to readers of all ages.
Deceptively simple at first glance—or even first reading—this collection of short phrases paired with bold illustrations and basic facts rewards close examination...Wordplay, visual jokes and strong design combine to create another winner for Thurlby—and readers.
—Kirkus Reviews (starred review)