Apex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past and Present

Apex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past and Present

by Steve Jenkins

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Overview

What does it take to be the “top dog”?
      In his latest book, the award-winning author and illustrator Steve Jenkins introduces readers to apex predators—the animals that are at the top of their food chains and have no natural enemies. Using his signature art style, Jenkins illustrates how these animals dominate their different ecosystems using speed, strength, and even cooperation and cunning. Take a trip through history and discover apex predators both past and present, from the earliest sea creatures to the modern African lion and giant freshwater ray, which can grow to over fifteen feet.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780544671607
Publisher: HMH Books
Publication date: 06/06/2017
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 279,079
Product dimensions: 9.00(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.50(d)
Lexile: 1020L (what's this?)
Age Range: 6 - 9 Years

About the Author

Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books, including Caldecott Honor–winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, inventive, masterful, playful, irresistible, compelling, and informative. He lives in Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page. www.stevejenkinsbooks.com

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