Synopses & Reviews
Apes and Monkeys is a fascinating introduction to our nearest animal relatives. Young readers will enjoy meeting chattering chimps and curious colobus monkeys, as well as learning about the remarkable things apes and monkeys do. Species from around the world are introduced by continent, and the differences between apes and monkeys are clearly explained.
With stunning, close-up photography, authoritative text, and simple projects, these three new titles in the Kingfisher Young Knowledge series bring science to life for young readers. Includes bibliographies, lists of Web sites, and interesting places to visit that showcase each subject in the real world. Full color.
About the Author
Barbara Taylor is the author of more than a hundred informational books for
children. Barbara has won numerous awards, including the American Association of Physics Science Writing Award and the Geographical Association Gold Award.