Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts From An Animal Photographer by Jill DavisOrangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts From An Animal Photographer by Jill Davis

Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts From An Animal Photographer

byJill DavisPhotographed bySteve Grubman

Paperback | September 13, 2016

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Animal lovers, young scientists, and budding photographers will all adore this knockout nonfiction picture book.
Did you know that orangutans are ticklish? Yes, they are—just like you and me. But be careful if you ever see a hippo yawning. It doesn’t mean he’s sleepy—it means he wants to fight. This book of gorgeous up-close animal photographs is chock-full of facts that will fascinate young animal lovers, and includes behind-the-scenes peeks at how the photographs were taken. (Because it can’t be easy to make a lion say cheese, can it?)

From the eBook edition.
Steve Grubman’s first job as a photographer was in advertising. He began photographing animals years later when he was working on a Samsonite luggage campaign. The creative team wanted a photograph of an elephant standing on a piece of luggage, so Steve found an African elephant, got it into his studio, and took its picture. Since then...
Title:Orangutans Are Ticklish: Fun Facts From An Animal PhotographerFormat:PaperbackDimensions:40 pages, 11 × 9.69 × 0.16 inPublished:September 13, 2016Publisher:Random House Children's BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0553533932

ISBN - 13:9780553533934


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Read Great non-fiction read for my students! Helped with their non-fiction writing as well!
Date published: 2016-11-07