A Warmer World (Paperback)

From Polar Bears to Butterflies, How Climate Change Affects Wildlife

By Caroline Arnold, Jamie Hogan (Illustrator)

Charlesbridge, 9781580892674, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 1, 2012

List Price: 7.95*
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Description

This informative introduction to climate change and its affects on wildlife will engage young nature-lovers as they learn about ecosystems, environments, and global warming.

Species by species, from polar bear to butterfly, acclaimed nonfiction children's author Caroline Arnold describes how warmer weather alters ecosystems, forcing animals to adapt or become extinct. Arnold's clear and straightforward text is complemented by Jamie Hogan's collage-style illustrations. A glossary and listing of websites and books for further exploration is included. Reminiscent of a nature journal, this book is sure to inspire readers to start their own research into this significant global issue and think about ways they can help our planet.


About the Author

Caroline Arnold is the award-winning author of more than one hundred and forty books for children, including WIGGLE AND WAGGLE, A WARMER WORLD, and TOO HOT? TOO COLD?: KEEPING BODY TEMPERATURE JUST RIGHT. She lives in Los Angles, California.