Discover the intriguing world of reptiles – their natural history, habits, and life-styles. Stunning real-life photographs of snakes, crocodiles, lizards, and turtles offer a unique “eyewitness” view of some of the world’s most curious living creatures, their intriguing characteristics and unusual behavior.
See a snake eating a rat, a crocodile’s pantry, a baby snake hatching from its egg, and a turtle defending itself. Learn how crocodiles look after their young, how lizards store fat in their tails, and how chameleons swivel their eyes. Discover how baby reptiles are independent from birth, how geckos walk upside down, and how a snake is milked for its venom. And much, much more!
The DK Eyewitness Series is ideal for global and visual students. It can be used to supplement any curriculum or readers with more details and excellent visuals.
Publisher: DK Dorling Kindersley (Penguin Random House)
Format: Hard Cover
Page Count: 64
Author: Colin McCarthy
Age: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18
Grade: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
Topic: Science, Biology, Reptiles