Here Is the African Savanna (Web of Life) (Hardcover)

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By Madeleine Dunphy, Tom Leonard (Illustrator)
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Named at "Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children" by the National Science Teachers Association and Children's Book Council.Exotic environments like the African savanna have long held a fascination for young readers. This colorful picture book beautifully evokes that realm with images of giraffes, lions, hippos, elephants, and many more animals of the plains. Through cumulative, singsong verse, young readers learn how all living things in this important ecological community rely on one another for their existence. The book brings home the important lesson that when one of these animals or plants is killed off or goes extinct, the web of life is broken. Luminous paintings by Tom Leonard capture the untamed beauty of this timeless, endangered realm.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780977379538
ISBN-10: 0977379531
Publisher: Web of Life Children's Books
Publication Date: March 13th, 2006
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Web of Life