Reptiles are extraordinary animals, with prehistoric ancestors and incredible characteristics. You may be familiar with reptiles that have deadly poison or powerful coils, but did you know that there are some that can walk on water or fly through the air? Discover the eastern long-necked turtle, the horned viper, the flying dragon lizard, the Gila monster, and many more. This book will introduce you to them all—tiny and giant, colorful and camouflaged, deadly and harmless. Get ready to learn some incredible fun facts about each and every one!
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.