Watch out! With 30,000 quills, the porcupine is one sharp animal. But prickles aren't the only interesting thing about this creature. Did you know that porcupines are born with all their quills? Or that they clatter their teeth, warning enemies to stay away? To discover more, flip through Welcome to the World of Porcupines - but look out for the quills!
Includes a table of contents, index, sidebars, and full of extraordinary photography throughout.
|Publisher:||Gareth Stevens Publishing|
|Series:||Welcome to the World of Animals Series|
|Edition description:||NO AMER|
|Product dimensions:||8.30(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.30(d)|
|Age Range:||8 - 10 Years|
About the Author
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.