A beautiful book filled with stunning photographs and fascinating information on all the animals that matter to children. Discover the incredible facts, stories, and myths behind your favorite animals, whether it’s how the koala got its name or which animal the Ancient Egyptians thought rolled the sun across the sky. Children can pore over the spectacular photographs, including detailed close-ups, and learn fun facts at the same time. Containing more than 200 species, this beautiful modern bestiary lets you find the animals that interest you and possibly uncover a new favorite along the way. An attractive gift for children who can’t get enough of wildlife and nature, this compendium of creatures covers all different types of animals from big to small and feathered to furred. With easy-to-read text and large images, An Anthology of Intriguing Animals lets children explore the animal kingdom and get to know each animal individually.