Awe-inspiring creatures of land and sea are as fascinating in fact as in folklore. These titles offer both views, combining a thorough nonfiction resource with riveting reading. Topics include life span, classification, the food chain, social organization, communication, and seasonal activities.
Readers ponder the issues of the ivory trade and the practice of containing elephants in zoos in this thought-provoking title. Youngsters are invited to become an "Elefriend" or join a conservation group in support of elephants.