Journey to the highest peaks and plateaus of planet Earth...but make sure to bring your climbing gear!
Take a closer look at the mountains of the world, from the Alps to the Andes to the peaks of the Himalayas. Meet the animals and people who make their homes on rocky peaks, as well as the adventurers and athletes who challenge these great heights. This richly illustrated book is packed with history and facts about the mountains of the world and all their wonders.
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About the Author
- Dieter Braun's Wild Animals of the North was shortlisted for the CILIP Kate Greenaway Medal 2017.
- Colourful and striking illustrations showcase diverse mountainous regions all over the world
- Educational and engaging for readers of all ages
Dieter Braun is a freelance illustrator and children’s book author from Hamburg, Germany. He studied Communciation Design at the Folkwangschule in Essen. Clients include International publications like Time Magazine, The New York Times, stern, Cosmopolitan, Newsweek, Elle
The illustrations for the anniversary edition of Momo by Michael Ende are among his most recent work.