Endangered Animals Atlas: A Journey Across the World and into the Wild (Amazing Adventures) (Hardcover)

Endangered Animals Atlas: A Journey Across the World and into the Wild (Amazing Adventures) By Tom Jackson, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tom Jackson, Sam Caldwell (Illustrator)
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Description


Endangered Animals Atlas is a richly informative book for animal lovers everywhere, with an important and timely focus on the endangered animals around the world that need our protection. 

In this follow-on to Soccer Atlas, Ocean Atlas, and Dinosaur Atlas, you will be taken on a journey around the planet and through the distinctive habitats and landscapes it supports. Try and spot the world's smallest chameleon in Madagascar. Marvel at the rarely-seen snow leopard that prowls the Himalayas. Meet the amazing yellow-footed rock-wallaby of the Australian outback.

On this Amazing Adventure you will discover the reasons why the rich biodiversity of our planet is so at risk, and why so many of its creatures are endangered. Entries on endangered animals in a whole host of environments will inspire love and admiration for the natural world and all its amazing creatures. An important yet gentle introduction to the impact of climate change and human activity on the environment, Endangered Animals Atlas explores how everyone can help save our planet and enjoy its beauty.

  • What does 'endangered' mean?
  • Why are animals endangered, and how can we help them?
  • What incredible animals are found on the Galapagos Islands?

This expansive guide to endangered animals answers all these questions and more as you journey around the world and marvel at the biodiversity of the planet, and how much it needs to be protected.

About the Author


Tom Jackson is a writer specializing in science and technology for children and adults. Titles include Chilled: How Refrigeration Changed the World and Might Do So Again and Philosophy: An Illustrated History of Thought.

Sam Caldwell is an illustrator who lives in Glasgow with his wife and two cats, Tonks and Luna. He grew up in the north of England and studied painting at the Edinburgh College of Art. He loves inventing characters and creating images packed full of detail, texture, and color. He is passionate about animals and nature and, when not drawing, can often be found exploring the Scottish Highlands.

Praise For…


"A fantastic guide for kids already fascinated by animals and great choice for those who want to learn more."—School Library Journal

"Stylish, full-page illustrations provide a colourful and visually informative backdrop to the fascinating pockets of text."—BookTrust

“A timely focus on the endangered animals around the world that need our protection, illustrated by Caldwell who grew up in Bolton.”The Bookseller
Product Details
ISBN: 9780711283466
ISBN-10: 071128346X
Publisher: words & pictures
Publication Date: October 3rd, 2023
Pages: 64
Language: English
Series: Amazing Adventures