What Will I Be? (Hardcover)

By Nicola Davies, Marc Boutavant (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), 9780763658038, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 28, 2012

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Description

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.
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