Life-Sized Animal Poop (Hardcover)

By John Townsend

Book House, 9781912904563, 48pp.

Publication Date: September 3, 2019

List Price: 14.95*
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How big is an elephant's poop? This fun yet informative book about animals gives kids all the scientific information they need--plus the "yuck factor" they love

Every animal, big and small, does it: poop. And kids can learn all about the process from this eye-opening guide, which features to-scale representations of feces from creatures across the globe, as well as salient facts and graphics showing the species' size relative to humans. There's even a gatefold image of elephant dung--which can't fit on a single page The guide will help young readers to identify different animals, from squirrels, skunks, coyotes, and geese to lynx, koalas, crocodiles, and mountain gorillas. It will open their eyes to nature's wonders and encourage them to explore and appreciate their local wildlife.

About the Author

John Townsend worked as a teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children's books. He specializes in fun, exciting nonfiction books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction and "fiction with facts" books.