Stripes of All Types
Hardcover: $15.95; ISBN-13: 9781561456956; Total pages: 32
What kinds of animals have stripes? And why do they have them? To hide more easily? To recognize one another? To warn enemies to stay away?
In Stripes of All Types, young readers will learn that animals have stripes for all these reasons…and more.
Engaging rhymes and bright, bold images will keep readers entertained, while a glossary at the back will provide information on each featured animal. A fun matching game at the end will test children’s knowledge of animal stripes!
"A lovely, interactive exploration of stripes...a feast for the eyes."
"Bouncy, alliterative rhyme and gorgeous illustrations..."
"An excellent nature book."
"This engaging introduction to patterns in nature is a visual delight."
School Library Journal
"Carefully crafted illustrations and lyrical text."
"Intriguing animals introduced through lively verse..."
"It's hard to decide on a favorite picture."
"Magnificent acrylic on paper images adorn every page of this terrific book."
"Kids will eat up all the information, unaware they have just devoured a lesson on wild animals."
International Reading Association
"Great fun to read aloud."
"This visually stunning picture book...incorporates art, poetry and science all into one highly attractive package."
"Rhyming text rich with expressive words."
"Perfect for preschools and the youngest reader. The patterns are amazing."
"It's exactly the kind of book I can imagine kids loving from the time they are babies until they are well into school."
"Nothing is described without the extra panache of just the right descriptive sound. Highly recommended."
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