The Animal Kingdom as You've Never Seen It Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)
DK Children, 9781465453358, 288pp.
Publication Date: September 6, 2016
From the almighty albatross to the great white shark, this amazing animal encyclopedia for children transports you into the jaw-dropping, heart-thumping, pulse-racing world of the animal kingdom.
Packed with facts about mammals, birds, fish, amphibians, reptiles, and more, and created in associated with the Smithsonian Institute, this encyclopedia for kids follows the timeline of animal evolution and extinction throughout history. Knowledge Encyclopedia: Animal! is bursting with amazing 3D images, bringing the animals to life—from the tiniest of crustaceans to the mightiest of mammals—in a brand new, all-encompassing animal expedition.
See how different animals have adapted to their environments to survive, and dive into the deep to see orcas, great white sharks, stingrays, and more. Learn amazing animal facts and get up close to some of the most dangerous animals around, including the Komodo dragon with its deadly and poisonous bite, and the saltwater crocodile, which uses a "death roll" to drown its prey. Explore different animal habitats and ecosystems that contribute to the world's biodiversity, learn about the different senses and life cycles of animals, and find out how animals communicate with each other.
A perfect reference book for young readers, Knowledge Encyclopedia: Animal! takes a walk on the wild side to show you the animal kingdom like you've never seen it before.