Sisters & Brothers: Sibling Relationships in the Animal World (Paperback)

Sibling Relationships in the Animal World

By Robin Page, Steve Jenkins

Houghton Mifflin, 9780547727387, 32pp.

Publication Date: March 20, 2012

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Description

The award-winning team behind What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? and Move!
investigate sibling relationships throughout the animal kingdom in Sisters and Brothers.
In this book you will learn that anteaters are always only children and nine-banded armadillos
are always born as identical quadruplets, plus lots of other fascinating family
facts. A perfect book for animal lovers young and old—now available in paperback.



Praise For Sisters & Brothers: Sibling Relationships in the Animal World

"Packed with amazing biology...Depicted in crisp, gorgeous, cut-and-torn paper collages..." —Booklist, Starred Review

"Splendid contribution, another winner from an accomplished team."  —Kirkus Reviews, Starred

"Fascinating animal facts...the new focus allows deeper explorations of the growth and development stages." —Horn Book

"Intriguing lore...in gorgeous cut-and-torn-paper collages." —New York Times Book Review

"Readers will love sharing this...The sibling focus is a way to include a wealth of fascinating science." —Book Links, ALA

“Realistic . . . collages form a visual lure . . . eye-catching, and with an interesting approach to the animal world.” —School Library Journal, Starred

"With nifty torn-paper illustrations, this nonfiction book highlights all sorts of interesting sibling relationships." —Seattle Times

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