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World of animals

Series: World of
By Zanna Davidson


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A dazzling tour of the animal kingdom covering all four corners of the globe, from tiny bugs on Himalayan peaks to hairy rhinos in the depths of the jungle. Reveals the magic and wonder and vast variety of animals that share our world, with lively, fascinating text and stunning full-colour wildlife photography. Arranged by continent, it shows the amazing ways that animals have adapted to different environments. Includes fascinating facts, animal records, a comprehensive glossary and links to websites with video clips of animals in their natural habitats, games and much more.

Book information

Key Stage
KS2 G, E
ISBN: 9781409556718
Extent: 128 pages
Dimensions: 276 x 216mm

Author information

Zanna Davidson

Zanna Davidson has written over fifty books for children, both non-fiction and fiction. Her stories for children include the Fairy Ponies, Fairy Unicorns and Billy and the Mini Monsters series for Usborne. She lives in the countryside in a cottage on the edge of some deep, dark woods with two small boys and her scruffy black dog, Fred.

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“The best book for children.”
Usborne's World Of Animal reference book is an awesome encyclopedia for beginners.The information is easy for young children to read and the stunning photography is very nice for them to look at. Besides than a reference book, I can search the internet based on its internet-linked and download pictures, play games and much more from this book.


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