Copy That, Copy Cat!: Inventions Inspired by Animals (Board Books)

Copy That, Copy Cat!: Inventions Inspired by Animals By Katrina Tangen, Giulia Orecchia (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Katrina Tangen, Giulia Orecchia (Illustrator)
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"A lift-the-flap book that will inspire children to look at nature in a new way and to find other examples of biomimicry in their -environment" - School Library Journal This rhyming, lift-the-flap picture book of riddles introduces children to biomimicry in a thoroughly fun format. From sonar to snowshoes, discover concrete examples of human inventions that copy things found in nature. The story invites readers to guess the answers to riddles based on rhymes and visual cues that peek through die-cuts. Page turns reveal surprise answers that show how inventions mimic biology, with additional information under flaps. Endnotes include lift-the-flap guessing games to reinforce learning.

About the Author

Katrina Tangen lives in Southern California, USA, between Disneyland and the beach. She loves writing nonfiction because she gets to learn new things. Katrina studied History & Science at Harvard and is disabled by ME/CFS (Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome). She adores being an aunt and is an excellent Lego builder - as long as they come in a kit! Giulia Orecchia lives in Milano, Italy. She has two adorable grown up twin sons. She loves telling stories through art so that children can read her pictures, even if they cannot read words! To make her art, she uses the computer to cut and reassemble hundreds of painted paper scraps.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781646869992
ISBN-10: 1646869990
Publisher: Barefoot Books
Publication Date: September 5th, 2023
Pages: 34
Language: English

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