Curious About Mammals
Part of Discovering Nature
This board book beginner’s guide offers a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of mammals.
Educator and author Cathryn Sill introduces very young children to basic facts about mammals with the help of beautifully detailed illustrations from noted wildlife illustrator John Sill. Simple and clear descriptions of how mammals look, where they live, what they eat, and how they move around make this second title in the Discovering Nature series a dependable and informative beginning resource for learning about mammals.
Publication Date: 8/1/2020
Page Count: 22
Size: 6-3/4″ x 6-3/4″
Age Range: 2 – 6
Themes: Mammals, Nature, Habitats, Animal Behavior
BISAC 1: JNF003140 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Animals / Mammals
BISAC 2: JNF051150 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Zoology
BISAC 3: JNF051100 JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems
“Readers will appreciate the realistic, up-close portrayals offered by Sill’s detailed paintings.” —Booklist
“Offers youngest readers a pleasing introduction to what makes a mammal a mammal.” —Publishers Weekly
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Meet the Author
Cathryn Sill, a graduate of Western Carolina University, was an elementary school teacher for thirty years. She lives in North Carolina.
Meet the Illustrator
John Sill holds a BS in wildlife biology from North Carolina State University. Combining his knowledge of wildlife and artistic skill, John has achieved an impressive reputation as a wildlife artist and received several awards. He lives in North Carolina. You can visit his website here.