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Weird and Wonderful Extinct Animals

Weird and Wonderful Extinct Animals
Cristina Banfi By (author)
Rossella Trionfetti Illustrated by
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White Star Publishers

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10.3 X 11.4 in
64 pg

JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Zoology


Nature never ceases to amaze us, especially in the animal kingdom! In this book, children will be able to follow the adventures of an intrepid explorer through his researches, which have brought him face to face with some of the most bizarre and extict animals in the world.

Young readers will discover that our planet was once inhabited by armadillos the size of a car, rhinoceroses without horns as tall as a giraffe and elephants no bigger than a sheep.

▹ A voyage through time for children to discover curious things about our planet and how it has changed over the years causing the extinction of many animals, reading fascinating information.

▹ The protagonist of this book, our intrepid explorer, will lead children in discovery of wonderful extinct animals.

Author Bio

Cristina Banfi graduated in Natural Sciences at the Università degli Studi di Milano and has taught in a number of scholastic institutes. She is a founding member of the Museum Didactic Association (ADM) and ADMaiora. For White Star she has written The Big Book of Giant Animals, The Little Book of Tiny Animals and The World of Dinosaurs, and cowrote Discover the World of Bugs.