Biggest, Strongest, Fastest

Biggest, Strongest, Fastest

Book - 1995
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An informative introduction to the "world records" held by fourteen members of the animal kingdom. Each spread portrays an animal that is the largest, slowest, longest lived. Readers can see the animal's size in relation to something familiar.


The biggest snake, the anaconda, can swallow a deer or goat whole. The smallest mammal, the Etruscan shrew, could easily sleep in a teaspoon. In a striking full-color collage, each spread ofBiggest, Strongest, Fastest portrays an animal that stands out in the animal world as the largest, slowest, longest lived. Readers can see the animal's size in relation to something familiar, and a chart on the last page indicates the size, weight, and diet of each animal, as well as where it can be found in the wild. Biggest, Strongest, Fastest is an entertaining, informative introduction to the "world records" held by fourteen members of the animal kingdom.



Baker & Taylor
A portrait of the record-breaking champions of the animal kingdom combines a simple but informative text and bright cut-paper collages to introduce the world's smallest, largest, strongest, fastest, and slowest creatures, their characteristics, and behavior.

Baker
& Taylor

Introduces the world's smallest, largest, strongest, fastest, and slowest creatures, their characteristics, and behavior

Publisher: New York : Ticknor & Fields Books for Young Readers, 1995
ISBN: 9780395697016
0395697018
9780395861363
0395861365
Branch Call Number: J 591 J
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,21 x 27 cm

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IrishMoon
Jan 28, 2014

A good non-fiction children's book!

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IrishMoon thinks this title is suitable for 4 years and over

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