Welcome to the World of Bats (Paperback)

By Diane Swanson

Walrus Books, 9781551107844, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 1998



Diving, flipping, flying - bats can catch hundreds of mosquitoes an hour. There are a thousand different kinds of bats in the world, each with a strange collection of talents. They can swim, paddling with their wings. Some can even walk on their wrists This book is an amazing look at the mammal with wings.

Includes a table of contents, index, sidebars, and full of extraordinary photography throughout.

About the Author

Diane Swanson specializes in nature writing for children. She is the author of many books, including Safari Beneath the Sea, which won the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Non-Fiction for Children. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.