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Really Remarkable Reptiles

Jake Williams


ISBN: 9781843653721
ANNOTATION:
Inside this book are all sort of strange and wonderful facts, such as why crocodiles swallow stones, and why a group of turtle eggs will hatch at the same time. You'll learn about reptiles in soaking rainforests, blistering deserts, and more - and you can find out how you can help preserve these amazing habitats from climate change.
Really Remarkable Reptiles
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ISBN: 9781843653721
ANNOTATION:
Inside this book are all sort of strange and wonderful facts, such as why crocodiles swallow stones, and why a group of turtle eggs will hatch at the same time. You'll learn about reptiles in soaking rainforests, blistering deserts, and more - and you can find out how you can help preserve these amazing habitats from climate change.

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Inside this book are all sort of strange and wonderful facts, such as why crocodiles swallow stones, and why a group of turtle eggs will hatch at the same time. You'll learn about reptiles in soaking rainforests, blistering deserts, and more - and you can find out how you can help preserve these amazing habitats from climate change.

Publisher Description

As you journey through this book you will find out that reptiles are some of the most highly specialised and incredible animals in the world. They have adapted and evolved to live in the most extreme environments on earth as well as having some interesting tricks up their sleeves for catching prey and avoiding becoming it.

All sort of strange and wonderful facts are inside, such as why crocodiles swallow stones, why a group of turtle eggs will hatch at the same time, and which is friend or which is foe of the similarly-looking coral and milk snakes. You'll learn about reptiles in soaking rainforests, blistering deserts, and more - and you can find out how you can help preserve these amazing habitats from the greatest danger to reptiles ever - climate change.

Author Biography

Jake Williams is a Plymouth-based illustrator, designer and occasional animator. He creates shape-based vector illustration with bold and vibrant colours. Jake was awarded BDC's New Designer of The Year 2017.

Review

From the start you know it is going to be a new style of non-fiction book- one to pour over and enjoy... Jake Williams has created a fun new way to learn more about these fascinating creatures... The real star of the book is Jake Williams' unique style of illustrations. There are clean lines, colourful shapes and designs. Simple, colourful and a joy to look at... just wonderful to share with all ages!' * Armadillo *[T]his is not just arty and beautifully illustrated, but also packed full of information and interesting facts.' The School Librarian 'Packed with information and beautifully illustrated, Really Remarkable Reptiles is a book to inspire a long-term fascination with these amazing creatures. The illustrations are very striking, stylised but accurate, and the short passages of text are accessible but illuminating. An information book that will hold its place on the shelf for years.' Lovereading.co.uk 'A cracking bit of non-fiction ... shows off a plethora of scaly creatures in a crisp, clean design style with snippets of factual information.' Picture Books Blogger '[A] beautifully illustrated book that's packed with informative facts about all your favourite reptiles.' Absolutely Mama

Product Details

Author
Jake Williams
Pages
96
Publisher
Pavilion Books
Year
2018
ISBN-10
1843653729
ISBN-13
9781843653721
Format
Hardcover
Publication Date
2018-08-02
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
Illustrations throughout
Media
Book
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