Apex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past And Present by Steve JenkinsApex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past And Present by Steve Jenkins

Apex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past And Present

bySteve Jenkins

Hardcover | June 6, 2017

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What does it take to be the "top dog"?
&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbsp&nbspIn his latest book, the award-winning author and illustrator Steve Jenkins introduces readers to apex predators-the animals that are at the top of their food chains and have no natural enemies. Using his signature art style, Jenkins illustrates how these animals dominate their different ecosystems using speed, strength, and even cooperation and cunning. Take a trip through history and discover apex predators both past and present, from the earliest sea creatures to the modern African lion and giant freshwater ray, which can grow to over fifteen feet.
Steve Jenkins has written and illustrated many nonfiction picture books, including Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? His books have been called stunning, inventive, masterful, playful, irresistible, compelling, and informative. He lives in Colorado with his wife and frequent collaborator, Robin Page . ww...
Title:Apex Predators: The World's Deadliest Hunters, Past And PresentFormat:HardcoverDimensions:32 pages, 11 × 9 × 0.36 inPublished:June 6, 2017Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544671600

ISBN - 13:9780544671607


Editorial Reviews

Jenkins has done it again-all nonfiction collections will want this title." -SLJ "It's a clear and simple addition to Jenkins' books of animal infographics, and browsers interested in the fiercest of the animal world will snap it quickly up." -Booklist "The intricacy of Jenkins's distinctive artwork will capture readers' imaginations, as will the predator face-offs he stages between pairs of predators. Great white shark vs. Dunkleosteus, anyone?" -Publishers Weekly"