Animalia (Hardcover)

Anniversary Edition

By Graeme Base

Abrams Books for Young Readers, 9780810918689, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 15, 1987

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (10/1/1996)
Hardcover (9/20/1993)
Prebound (10/1/1996)
Prebound (10/1/1996)
Paperback (9/1/1995)

List Price: 21.95*
* Individual store prices may vary.


More than three million copies of Animalia have been sold around the world, making Graeme Base’s amazing alliterative alphabet book one of the most beloved titles of the past quarter century. To celebrate thirty years, Abrams is proud to publish a special anniversary edition. Animalia’s incredible imaginary world intrigues all readers. Each page includes hidden objects and ideas: start with “A is for An Armoured Armadillo Avoiding an Angry Alligator” and you’ll find aprons, ants, aces, Atom-brand anchovies, and much more. The rest of the alphabet is just as much fun!

About the Author

Graeme Base received international acclaim for his smash hit Animalia, which has sold more than three million copies. Among his many other beloved and bestselling books are The Jewel Fish of Karnak, Enigma, The Eleventh Hour, The Water Hole, The Legend of the Golden Snail, and many more. He lives with his family in Melbourne, Australia.