Meet the manatee, a friendly marine mammal! Noted for their curiosity and playfulness, manatees enjoy warm water and long naps. This coloring book by a noted naturalist profiles the biology, behavior, and history of these endangered creatures. Thirty vivid illustrations — each with a detailed, fact-filled caption — depict the gentle herbivores' habits and lore.
About the Author
Jan Sovak is an illustrator, designer, and fine artist recognized as one of Canada's foremost natural history illustrators. With advanced degrees in both fine art and zoology, Jan has had his work published in over 170 books in more than 15 languages. His illustrations have also appeared on educational television and on Discovery Channel Worldwide.