Animals in Flight

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Houghton Mifflin, 2005 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
2 Reviews
Wings carry tiny insects, fluttering butterflies, and backyard birds, and they even once propelled some dinosaurs up and through the skies. Find out how, when, and why birds and beasts have taken to the air, and discover how wings work in this informative and brilliantly illustrated book about flight.

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User Review  - JulieMagen - LibraryThing

This book is all about different kinds of birds throughout time. The main place that the information comes from is on the sides of the pages. There is actually a small amount written on each page, but ... Read full review

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I am normally a big fan of color photographs in my non-fiction- especially non -fiction about animals...but I must admit that I really, REALLY enjoy the cut paper illustrations in Jenkins books. I ... Read full review

About the author (2005)

Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books for young readers, including the Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, eye-popping, inventive, gorgeous, masterful, extraordinary, playful, irresistible, compelling, engaging, accessible, glorious, and informative. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page, and their children.

Robin Page lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband and collaborator, Steve Jenkins, and their three children. Along with writing and illustrating childrene(tm)s books, Steve and Robin run a graphic design studio.

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