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A beautifully illustrated picture book looking at the most incredible journeys undertaken by animals around the world.
from the epic migration of the huge humpback whale to the unbelievable determination of the tiny hummingbird, each animal tells us the reason why they travel so very far. Animals featured include: Whales; Albatross; Leatherback turtles; Monarch butterflies; Elephants; Polar bears; Penguins; Fruit bats and many more!
About the Author
Laura Knowles has a background in children's publishing and is the author of It Starts with a Seed and Once Upon a Jungle. Her love of natural history, words and art have drawn her to work on books about animals and nature.
Chris Madden is a Salford-born editorial and lifestyle illustrator. Since graduating from Stockport College with a first-class BA honours degree in Design and Visual arts, his illustrations have appeared in many national magazines and newspapers.
'Beautifully informative non-fiction book for young children introducing them to the migration stories of different creatures. Rhythmic repetition in the writing, and stylish full-colour page illustrations combine to create a really pleasing title' * Achuka * 'the reader will be taken on a journey around the world, learning why and how these immense journeys are undertaken. Superbly illustrated... A fascinating book that gives an insight into the wonders of nature.' * Parents in Touch * `exciting and innovative' * Just Imagine * 'each animal has an instinctive urge to migrate, which is explained wonderfully in this fun read' * Discover Animals magazine * 'What sets this book apart are the splendid illustrations and the fact that the various wildlife speak to us...they issue a warning about climate change.' * Irish Examiner * 'a book which will capture your imagination and set you off on a journey to find out more' * Dolphin Book Blog * 'stunningly creative effects' * CLPE *
ISBN: 9781910277331 ISBN-10: 1910277339 Audience:
For Ages: 4+ years old Format:
Number Of Pages: 64 Published: 25th October 2017 Publisher: words & pictures Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 29.5 x 21.0
Weight (kg): 0.65