Whales and Dolphins

Whales and Dolphins

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KFYK - Kingfisher Young Knowledge is a science-based, highly visual, inspirational learning experience. Lively, engaging text explains the basics of a favourite subject, zooming in on intriguing aspects illustrated with stunning full-colour photographs. Project spreads featuring activities to do at home or when out and about, encourage hands-on involvement and understanding. KFYK Whales and Dolphins introduces readers to some of the most fascinating underwater mammals. The incredible range and diversity of whales and dolphins, from the largest mammal in the world to river dolphins, is explored along with their habitats, biology and how their lives have been affected by humans. Meet dolphin and whale families and discover how amazing these creatures really are.
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Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 48 pages
  • 201 x 255 x 10mm | 419g
  • Kingfisher Books Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • colour photographs
  • 0753410699
  • 9780753410691
  • 913,866

Table of contents

1 Half-title; 2 Imprint; 3 Title; 4 Contents; 6 What are whales and dolphins? 8 All around the world; 10 Amazing creatures; 12 Ancient whales; 14 Built for the sea; 16 Coming up for air; 18 Filter feeders; 20 Clever hunters; 22 Underwater senses; 24 Sea songs; 26 Playing with waves; 28 Moving home; 30 New lives; 32 Social animals; 34 Cetaceans and us; 36 Human dangers; 38 Growing knowledge; 40 Looking and learning; 42 Project: Dolphin mobile; 44 Projects: Whale bookmark and Does it float? 46 Project: Blue whale poster; 48 Index
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About Caroline Harris

Caroline Harris has worked on a number of children's books and has been a writer and editor for national UK newspapers including The Observer.
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