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The Book of Animal Superheroes
The Book of Animal Superheroes

The Book of Animal Superheroes

Amazing True-Life Tales; Astounding Wildlife Facts

9-12

JUVENILE NONFICTION

128 Pages, 7.5 x 9.75

Formats: Cloth

Cloth, $18.99 (CA $24.99) (US $18.99)

Publication Date: November 2020

ISBN 9781780556147

Rights: US & CA

Michael O'Mara Books (Nov 2020)
Buster Books

Price: $18.99
 
 

Overview

A fascinating combination of true-life tales of heroic animals and information on incredible animal topics

Discover real-life stories of animals who have achieved the most heroic or astounding feats, and tons of fascinating animal facts—from dogs, cats, and rabbits to birds, whales, and insects. A fascinating combination of true-life tales of heroic animals and information on incredible topics such as animal senses, intelligence, communication, and the importance of animal conservation. Included are the heart-warming stories of Mari the Japanese Shiba Inu, who saved her puppies and human owner from the destruction of an earthquake; Digit the gorilla, whose brave actions highlighted the importance of gorilla conversation worldwide; Lin Wang the war elephant, who became a national hero; and so many more. A real highlight of this gorgeous book is the stunning artwork of David Dean, whose paintings bring drama and atmosphere to every scene, and a foreword by television presenter and veterinarian Jess French.

Reviews

"A hugely inspirational title. This book has so much information to offer and inspire readers with." —Book Bound Blog

Author Biography

Camilla de la Bedoyere is an author of more than 200 books. Her academic background is in the sciences, and Camilla was made a Fellow of the Zoological Society of London in recognition of her work in zoology. David Dean graduated from Manchester Metropolitan University in 1999 with a BA in Illustration. He has illustrated multiple award-winning books. He has won acclaim for his beautiful covers for the reissued Michael Morpurgo books, which have been exhibited in the V&A Museum of Childhood in London.