Speediest! (Paperback)

19 Very Fast Animals (Extreme Animals)

By Steve Jenkins

HMH Books for Young Readers, 9781328841964, 40pp.

Publication Date: May 22, 2018

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (5/22/2018)

List Price: 5.99*
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Description

Caldecott Honor winner Steve Jenkins is back with more Extreme Animals, perfect for young readers looking for accessible nonfiction chock full of incredible art. Speediest! will focus on the fastest members of the animal kingdom. 

Through illustrations, infographics, facts, and figures, readers will see how big each animal is compared to humans, where it lives on the globe, and just how quickly it can move! 

With his signature art style, Steve Jenkins' Extreme Animals reader series explores nature's truly superlative animals. These readers are fact-packed and span the globe, detailing the astounding abilities of every shape, size, and species. Each installment focuses on amazing and unusual animals, making these nonfiction readers accessible, informative, and fascinating.   


About the Author

Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, including the Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, eye-popping, inventive, gorgeous, masterful, extraordinary, playful, irresistible, compelling, engaging, accessible, glorious, and informative. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page.
www.stevejenkinsbooks.com



Praise For Speediest!: 19 Very Fast Animals (Extreme Animals)

"A riveting series for animal lovers and a good choice for science shelves."--School Library Journal