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Nic Bishop Big Cats

Categories: Non-fiction
Hardcover  Ebook  
ISBN: 9780545605779 Pages: 48 Ages: 4-8 Dimensions: 8.354" x 11.267"
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About this book

With grace, guile, and unstoppable power, big cats are admired for their speed and strength. Although they are related to house cats, these magnificent creatures are nothing like our pets!

With breathtaking full-page images, Sibert Medal-winning photographer Nic Bishop introduces readers to a variety of beautiful and stealthy big cats. The simple, engaging text presents both basic information and captivating details about the appearance, habits, and remarkable abilities of these amazing felines. An index and glossary are included, along with an author's note detailing his research and the fun stories behind the photographs.

Reviews

Praise for Nic Bishop Big Cats:
"A handsome, informative introduction to big cats."--Booklist

"Eye-catching...beautiful and carnivorous."--Kirkus

Praise for Nic Bishop's Animal Series:

* "A fascinating depth of information." -- The Horn Book, starred review

* "Stupendous photographs." -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

* "Spectacular fold-out pages." -- School Library Journal, starred review

* "Packed with astonishing facts." -- Booklist, starred review

* "Thoughtfully crafted." -- Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, starred review

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