Beastly Brains (Hardcover)
Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel
HMH Books for Young Readers, 9780544633353, 160pp.
Publication Date: February 7, 2017
About the Author
Nancy Castaldo is the author of several nonfiction books for children, including Sniffer Dogs: How Dogs (and Their Noses) Save the World, Deserts, Rainforests, and River Wild. She lives in New York’s Hudson Valley with her family. Visit Nancy at nancycastaldo.com, on Twitter at @NCastaldoAuthor, or on Instagram at @naturespeak.
Praise For Beastly Brains: Exploring How Animals Think, Talk, and Feel…
— Booklist, STARRED review
"Castaldo (The Story of Seeds) presents a thought-provoking look at the minds and perceptions of animals, as well as the way human understanding of the subject has evolved..."
"The information is conveyed in an enticing way that is sure to spark the interest of aspiring naturalists and researchers... A fascinating take on animal science for tween and teen zoologists."
— School Library Journal