The book opens by explaining how different types of animals are able to breathe and survive underwater, and the different families to which they belong. Subsequent pages are dedicated to specific creatures, whales, including sea turtles, and show varied life in specific habitats, and seahorses, stingrays, sharks, such as a coral reef or deep sea bed.
The Big Book of the Blue #ad - After the big book of bugs and the big book of beasts, the hugely successful seriesFollowing the wild success of The Big Book of Bugs and The Big Book of Beasts, The Big Book of the Blue is the third installment in Yuval Zommer’s beloved series. The big book of the blue also explores the underwater world thematically, learning how to spot creatures at the beach, looking at animals in danger, and discovering how to do our part to save sea life.
Big Book of BeastsThames & Hudson #ad - The big book of beasts also approaches the world of beasts thematically, Ice Age beasts, looking at mythical beasts, beasts on your street, and how to save beasts in danger of extinction. The funny and conversational text, amazing facts, and glorious and quirky pictures will draw in young children over and over again.
A beautifully illustrated, wiliest, bravest, informative book for children introducing them to a fascinating cast of beastsIn The Big Book of Beasts Yuval Zommer’s wonderful illustrations bring to whimsical life some of the grizzliest, hairiest, and most fearsome beasts in the animal kingdom. Brimming with interesting facts from beast consultant Barbara Taylor, this charming picture book is a beautiful way for parents to introduce young children to the animal world―and for older children to learn by themselves.
Big Book of Beasts #ad - In the first pages children learn that beasts are wild animals that can’t be tamed and that they all defend themselves in different ways. Illustrated in color throughout Thames hudson. As the book continues young readers meet specific beasts, including armadillos, tigers, bears, and the Tasmanian devil.
The Big Book of BirdsThames & Hudson #ad - The next big book in the series introduces young children to some of the most colorful, silly, magnificent, and surprising feathered creatures from around the world. Following up the hugely successful the big book of bugs, and the Big Book of the Blue, The Big Book of Beasts, The Big Book of Birds is a fact-filled tour of the world’s most wonderful winged creatures.
The text is chatty, funny, and full of remarkable facts. Yuval zommer’s illustrations and fresh approach are what make this series feel distinct. The book also invites young bird-watchers to protect birds where they live and make their gardens bird-friendly. Picture-book charm pairs with informative nonfiction to make a beautiful, large-format title for parents to share with young children and for older children to read by themselves.
The Big Book of Birds #ad - The book draws in children and parents alike with captivating information about and charming illustrations of hummingbirds, flamingos, peacocks, puffins, red-crowned cranes, secretary birds, bald eagles, and more. Illustrated in color throughout Thames hudson. Yuval zommer’s distinctive illustrations show off some of the most colorful, impressive, flamboyant, and wacky birds of the sky.
His glorious and quirky pictures appeal to young children, who will relish the flighty questions and pithy facts about the most exciting creatures of the sky.
Big Book of BugsThames & Hudson #ad - Some spreads approach the world of bugs thematically, how bugs hide and show off, such as bugs that come out at night, and life cycles, baby bugs, and how some bugs love to live in your home. A beautifully illustrated, crawl, fly, informative book for children introducing them to bugs that creep, and more From moths and beetles to worms and spiders, bite, the world is crawling with fascinating bugs.
The big book of bugs is the first fact-filled book for children to explore the vast array of creepy-crawlies that share our Earth. Thames & hudson. In the first pages, children learn that bugs live nearly everywhere on the planet and gain tips on how to become a young bug spotter. As the book continues, including beetles, bees, crickets, snails, moths, the scenic compositions on each page are dedicated to key groups of bugs, worms, butterflies, grasshoppers, and spiders.
Big Book of Bugs #ad - Illustrated in color throughout Thames hudson. The conversational, funny text is also full of facts that will astonish children and adults, and accompanied by Yuval Zommer’s colorful illustrations.
The Skies Above My Eyes Look Closerwords & pictures #ad - Have you ever looked up and wondered what's going on high up in the skies above your eyes? Take a journey up into the air, through the atmosphere, way out into space, and back down to Earth in this richly illustrated concertina book. Thames hudson. Begin your journey from the sidewalk of a busy city. Unfold the connected pages to reveal the incredible man-made sights that you would see 12 miles above a weather balloon, 62 miles above a space plane and satellites, 235, 250 miles above the International Space Station, 000 miles above the Moon, 30 miles above a rocket blasting a capsule into space, and through our Solar System.
Turn to the top of the other side to make your way beyond the Solar System to the hundreds of billions of galaxies filled with stars and planets we haven't discovered yet. Then start your journey back down through the amazing natural wonders you would see 6, and down through the mountains, bats, and butterflies to finally reach the ground again—this time in a grassy clearing of a forest, 1 mile above migrating storks, 7 miles above a cumulonimbus cloud bringing thunder and lightning, 55 miles above meteoroids burning up as they enter Earth's atmosphere, past trees, 200 miles above a comet, where you can imagine yourself lying on your back wondering at the thought of the whole universe above your head.
The Skies Above My Eyes Look Closer #ad - From jet trails to comets' tails, enjoy amazing sights as you journey through the skies. Discover the insects and animals that whizz through the skies, explore the layers of the atmosphere, and travel through the solar system and out to the galaxies far beyond. The follow up to the street beneath my feet, this expansive concertina book opens out to an impressive length of over 8 feet, which dug down to the center of the Earth, perfect for inquisitive young minds.
Look up beyond the traffic lights, utility wires, and skyscrapers.
The Street Beneath My Feetwords & pictures #ad - Mixing urban and rural settings, archaeology and natural history, covering subjects such as geology, The Street Beneath My Feet offers children the opportunity to explore their world through a detailed learning experience. Thames & hudson. Thames hudson. And its fold-out, 'laperello’ style, which extends to eight feet in length, is ideal for spreading out on the floor to pore over for hours.
The Street Beneath My Feet #ad - The underground scenes include tunnels and pipes, layers of rock and the planet’s molten core, creatures' burrows, and run seamlessly into the next. Words pictures. This double-sided foldout book takes you on a fascinating journey deep underground. One side of the foldout shows the ground beneath the city, whilst the reverse side shows the ground beneath the countryside.
LeafFlying Eye Books #ad - Thames & hudson. Flying Eye Books. Words pictures. Then one day, they watch as he attempts to fly over the water with wings made of colorful leaves. Just trying to go home. Maybe he needs some help? Thames hudson. When a polar bear arrives unexpectedly in the woods, the animals fear and avoid him, suspecting him to be dangerous - and his habit of collecting leaves only adds to their distrust.
Whales: An Illustrated CelebrationTen Speed Press #ad - Words pictures. Thames hudson. Gorgeously illustrated with full-color art on every page, beaching, this giftable guide delves into cetaceans' mysterious evolution from land to water mammals, and behaviors such as singing, bubble feeding, and their ecology, habitats, fluking, their place in mythology, and more.
Whales: An Illustrated Celebration #ad - A gorgeously illustrated, and educational guide to the wonderful whales, entertaining, dolphins, and porpoises of the world. Some of the world's most fascinating and beloved animals, cetaceans have captivated the human imagination for centuries. Whales: an illustrated celebration explores the most interesting and illuminating facts about these marine mammals, from the enormous blue whale which has a heart the size of a car! to the Amazon river dolphin which is pink!
Perfect for nature and animal lovers from eight to eighty, Whales also covers the current state of wild and captive cetaceans worldwide, why we should care, and what we can do to help our beautiful marine mammal friends. Flying Eye Books. Thames & hudson.
Smart About Sharks! About AnimalsFlying Eye Books #ad - Thames & hudson. It’s time to learn about the sea’s most feared and most misunderstood residents: sharks!Owen Davey returns to nonfiction to explain the mysteries of those denizens of the deep. Flying Eye Books. Flying Eye Books. Some deadly, some not-so-deadly, and almost all just generally misunderstood.
Words pictures. Exciting and detailed illustrations fill the page and educate young readers about these thrilling residents of the sea! Delivering information with the same whimsical text and brash illustration that saw his previous book win the affection of the Wall Street Journal, Smart About Sharks is sure to have teeth! Thames hudson.
Big Sticker Book of BlueThames & Hudson #ad - Thames & hudson. Author yuval zommer’s rich illustrations depict some of the ocean’s quirkiest sea creatures and make fantastic stickers for children to use in their drawings and to complete games and puzzles. Flying Eye Books. Starting with fascinating ocean facts, and play games with ocean wildlife, color, the activities in the book invite children to draw, inspiring their interest in nature as they play.
Big Sticker Book of Blue #ad - The delightful “sid the sardine” accompanies readers throughout the book, explaining the more than twenty activities and games as he swims along. Words pictures. Flying Eye Books. Featuring more than 200 stickers, this beautifully illustrated and jam- packed sticker activity book brings the natural world of the sea to life.
Following the highly successful The Big Book of the Blue comes this vibrant non- fiction sticker activity book. 200 kiss-cut stickers Thames hudson.
Ocean: A Peek-Through Picture BookDoubleday Books for Young Readers #ad - Flying Eye Books. And it will spark great conversations about the importance of keeping our oceans clean and protecting the amazing creatures who live there. Look for all the books in the peek-through Picture Book series: Tree, Bee, Moon, and The Twelve Days of Christmas. Thames hudson. Flying Eye Books. A colorful array of sea creatures is brought to life by award-winning illustrator Britta Teckentrup in this delightful, innovative picture book—with peek-through holes that reveal details of life in the ocean with each turn of the page.
The bestselling series that began with tree: A Peek-Through Picture Book now adds an elaborate and beautiful children's book with peek-through holes that show the amazing life in the world's oceans. Discover a world teeming with life beneath the waves, with graceful sea horses, electric eels, darting tropical fish, and humpback whales.
Ocean: A Peek-Through Picture Book #ad - Words pictures. It's the perfect light nonfiction book for young readers curious about the world around them. Thames & hudson.