Alien Invaders: Species That Threaten Our World (Hardcover)
Species That Threaten Our World
Tundra Books (NY), 9780887767982, 56pp.
Publication Date: June 23, 2010
This exploration of a timely topic, coupled with the lively detailed illustrations of Toronto artist Mark Thurman, inspire kids and adults alike to be more observant and protective of our natural world.
About the Author
Mark Thurman is an artist, illustrator, author, and teacher who enjoys writing and illustrating picture books and conducting workshops for students and teachers. He has over thirty books to his credit. He was cocreator of the "Mighty Mites," a scientific cartoon in "Owl" magazine. Mark Thurman lives and works in Toronto.
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