Young children will certainly enjoy this engaging, clever book about animal habitats. Using fuzzy die-cut animal shapes that magically cling to glossy pages, children can place animals in various habitats. Readers can choose from a rainforest, a garden, grasslands, an ocean, or a forest-each depicted through cut paper collage in a double-page spread. Simple, yet easily recognizable, the habitats themselves may encourage as much discussion as the animals. The minimal text invites children to experiment, moving animals from picture to picture. Small pieces make this book inappropriate for children under the age of three, and parents should be aware that although the animal pieces are reusable, the publisher cautions that they may damage other surfaces if used outside the book. Having said that, this book could be a lifesaver on a trip or a rainy day. 1998 (orig.