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Walker Books Australia, 2015 - Children's stories - 29 pages
This fantastic new addition to the Nature Storybooks series is about one of Australia's most puzzling and unique animals - the platypus.Platypus leaves his burrow in the riverbank and dives into the cool green pool. It is dusk and he is hungry. Platypus is always busy, always moving, looking for his next meal. Follow platypus as he plays, swims, dives and scurries around his riverbank home.

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User Review  - Kirkus

With its rubbery ducklike bill, reptilian walk, and venomous spurs, the puzzling platypus is a mammal like no other. This curious Australian creature lays eggs and then provides milk for its young ... Read full review


User Review  - Publishers Weekly

A platypus, “one of the world’s most puzzling animals,” leaves its burrow, dives underwater, and scurries through its Australian habitat in this intriguing portrait of a singular species. Whiting (The ... Read full review

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