Synopses & Reviews
Offering a new level of information through powerful visuals, the Eye Wonder reference series was specially developed for children readyfor their first books about the natural world. Full-color photography is matched with clearly written text to build a foundation for advanced exploration and help show children a stunning new view of the world. Open your eyes to a worldof discovery.
Specially developed for children ready for their first books about the natural world, this entry in DK's Eye Wonder series introduces readers to mammals--what makes an animal a mammal and what different species of mammal populate the world. Full-color photos.
Table of Contents
Mammal world -- Amazing mammals -- Family life -- Different diets -- Moonlighters -- On the defensive -- Underground, overground -- The high life -- Primate party -- Amazing marsupials -- Deep in the jungle -- Forest dwellers -- Savanna plains -- Desert homes -- On the slopes -- Life in the freezer -- Freshwater mammals -- Down by the sea -- Leap in the deep -- Friend or foe? -- Under threat.