There's everything you ever wanted to know about wild cats of the United States packed into this 32-page book. How they hunt, talk, reproduce, raise their young, and their various habitats are reviewed. The differences in the species are described, and there are wonderful color photos of most cats in action. Each chapter also contains a section on biological or historical facts you should know about wild cats in general. A glossary and index are included in this reference book designed for classroom or library use. A "Welcome to the World of Animals" book. 1998 (orig.
Diane Swanson specializes in nature writing for children. She is the author of many books, including Safari Beneath the Sea, which won the Orbis Pictus Award for Outstanding Non-Fiction for Children. She lives in Victoria, British Columbia.