Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May Or May Not Exist
Millbrook Press, Jan 1, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 72 pages
Everyone loves the stories of legendary creatures that just might really exist. This book relies on the latest information from cryptozoologists, experts who study these mysterious beings, and the counter-arguments are explored from experts who strongly believe they do no exist. Stories from eyewitnesses are recounted, as well. Included in the book are Bigfoot (Sasquatch), Loch Ness Monster, Mokele Mbembe (Africa), Kongamato, Shunka Warak'in, Mapinguan (South America), giant squids, mermaids, coelocanthes, and more. An extensive "for Further Investigation" section, offering readers more places to find information, will conclude the book.
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Review: Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May or May Not ExistUser Review - Tracy Enright - Goodreads
This is like a mini-encyclopaedia of monsters with details of the scientific evidence supporting their existence, or otherwise, pictures or artists' impressions and dates regarding locale, size ... Read full review
Review: Tales of the Cryptids: Mysterious Creatures That May or May Not ExistUser Review - Deby Fredericks - Goodreads
I bought this book as soon as it came out and my kids loved it! So many tantalizing tidbits about unknown creatures. I appreciate how she chased down resources like photos and first person accounts. Read full review