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Animals By Claire Llewellyn

Animals by Claire Llewellyn

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Part of the "Ask Dr K Fisher about..." series, this book answers the problems that plague wild animals. It provides information about food chains, life cycles, animal defences and other important aspects of animals' lives.

Animals Summary

Animals by Claire Llewellyn

"Ask Dr K Fisher about..." is a hilarious and unique way of learning about favourite topics. This innovative series uses a problem-page format to explain facts. 'Problems' are mailed to agony uncle Dr K Fisher, who then responds to them with sympathy and a wealth of knowledge. "Ask Dr K Fisher about Animals" answers the problems that plague wild animals. The agony uncle patiently responds to each animal's letter - about themselves, their peers and family life. Dr K Fisher's replies provide a wealth of information about food chains, life cycles, animal defences and other important aspects of animals' lives.

Animals Reviews

School Library Journal[T]he book is both entertaining and informative. Mixed-media illustrations, color photos, and cartoon drawings complement the text . . . sure to be a draw for most children.

About Claire Llewellyn

Claire Llewellyn is a prize-winning author of non-fiction for young readers - in 1991, she was shortlisted for the prestigious TES Junior Information Book Award for Take One: Rubbish - and in 1992, she won that award for My First Book of Time. Since then, Claire has written more than 100 children's books on a wide range of subjects. Kate Sheppard went to the same art college as David Hockney. She has illustrated well over 100 volumes. The quirkier the book, the more fun Kate has with the drawings.

Table of Contents

4-5 Reptilian parents; 6-7 Tadpole and life cycles; 8-9 Dr K Fisher's Guide: life cycles; 10-11 Nest-building; 12-13 Feeding; 14-15 Dr K Fisher's Guide: feeding; 16-17 Living in a shoal; 18-19 Distinctive markings; 20-21 Dr K Fisher's Guide: colours; 22-23 Spider relationships; 24-25 Food chains; 26-27 Dr K Fisher's Guide: food chains; 28-29 Dung beetle's diet; 30-31, 32 Glossary, Index.

Additional information

Animals by Claire Llewellyn
Used - Very Good
Pan Macmillan
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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