The Colonel is missing, and Aunt Emily is sad and severe again. But what does the Colonel's disappearance have to do with two notorious toy thieves? Daniel sets to work to find out. With the help of some escaped zoo animals, can Aunt Severe and Daniel track down the toy thieves and bring the Colonel home again?
Why the Wild Thing Are – Animals in the Lives of Children
My First Book of Wild Animals (National Wildlife Federation)
The present book has been written to provide complete account of the wild animals of India, their present states and their multidirectional conservation system. The book includes an upto data information about Indian National Parks, Sanctuaries, Biosphere Reserves including Reserve Forests statewise with their location, areas, best time for visit and wild animals found there. Conservation of depleting wild animals of India which are categorized as rare, threatened, endangered and vulnerable by IUCN in their conservation status is discussed here with a scientific approach. The book includes the list of almost all Indian wild animals starting from Fishes to Mammals with their common English names and corresponding scientific names. Description, habitat and conservation status of some of the threatened animals of India and different conservation projects for some vulnerable animals are also included.
This beautifully illustrated three-dimensional pocket pop-up guide unfolds to a length of 1.5 metres and features twelve different sea creatures. Discover fun and informative facts about the great white shark, the porcupine puffer fish, the clown fish, the lion's mane jellyfish, the bluefin tuna, the bottlenose dolphin, the hawksbill sea turtle, the spotted eagle ray, the greater blue ringed octopus, the maned sea horse the great Japanese spider crab and the blue whale. With a glossary of key terms, this is the perfect guide for anyone with an interest in the sea.
Never trust sharks . . .' Hal and Roger Hunt dive into danger when they join the Oceanographic institute as part of an underwater operation in the South Seas. And it's sink or swim for the intrepid brothers when their aquatic adventures bring them face to face with a foe even more deadly than the sea creatures of the deep . . .
In a world where animals no longer exist, twelve-year-old Kester Jaynes sometimes feels like he hardly exists either. Locked away in a home for troubled children, he's told there's something wrong with him. So when he meets a flock of talking pigeons and a bossy cockroach, Kester thinks he's finally gone crazy. But the animals have something to say. And they need him. The pigeons fly Kester to a wild place where the last creatures in the land have survived. A wise stag needs Kester's help, and together they must embark on a great journey, joined along the way by an overenthusiastic wolf cub, a military-trained cockroach, a mouse with a ritual for everything, and a stubborn girl named Polly. The animals saved Kester Jaynes. But can Kester save the animals?