Face to Face with Grizzlies (Face to Face with Animals) (Hardcover)

By Joel Sartore, Joel Sartore (Illustrator)

National Geographic Children's Books, 9781426300509, 32pp.

Publication Date: May 8, 2007

Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (5/12/2009)
Library Binding (5/8/2007)
Paperback (12/31/2035)

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Description

Ever been face-to-face with a grizzly bear? Joel Sartore has—and he lived to tell this and other great tales in Face to Face with Grizzlies. Through stunning photography and engaging storytelling, this National Geographic expert takes you into the bears' world. Witness a mother bear charge a human intruder. Watch male bears battle. Find out the grizzly's idea of a fast-food take-out.

Joel Sartore invites young readers to coexist with this fearsome bear. With practical "how-to" sidebars, he shares secrets of photographing the bears in the field, tells how to find out more about their plight, and shows how we can all help in their fight for survival. Along with his vast experience and knowledge, Joel Sartore's contagious passion for the grizzly shines through every page of this fascinating book.


About the Author

Joel Sartore is an acclaimed nature photographer and his 20 years in the field include 14 with the National Geographic Society. His assignments have taken him everywhere from the Amazon rain forests to Alaska to Yellowstone Park.