Download E-books Giraffe Reflections PDF

By Dale Peterson

The so much accomplished booklet on giraffes to seem within the final fifty years, this quantity offers a powerful portrait of a gaggle of animals who, regardless of their mythical attractiveness and incredible gentleness, won't completely live to tell the tale this century.

Dale Peterson’s textual content offers a common and cultural historical past of the world’s tallest and second-biggest land animals, describing intimately their biology and behaviour. He deals a brand new viewpoint at the giraffes’ position in our international, and argues for the superior security of those enforcing but endangered creatures and their elusive woodland family, the okapis.

Some one hundred twenty gorgeous images by way of award-winning flora and fauna photographer Karl Ammann trap the grace and style of Giraffa camelopardalis. either appealing and informative, the pictures record giraffes’ complicated interactions with one another and their environment.

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Download E-books The Animals of Farthing Wood (Farthing Wood, Book 1) PDF

By Colin Dann, Jacqueline Tettmar

A bunch of wooded area animals unite to aid one another to defense during this vintage story of tolerance, cooperation, survival, and friendship. while bulldozers input Farthing wooden, the animals needs to break out ahead of their houses are destroyed. They promise to stay jointly and defend each one other—but then they get stuck in a fireplace and approximately drown crossing a river. Will their pact carry? either heart-wrenching and heartwarming, this loved tale has been translated into sixteen languages.
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