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The Big Book of Birds (The Big Book series)

Yuval Zommer


New in Yuval Zommer’s highly popular ‘Big Book’ series, a chatty, fun and fact-filled book about the world’s most wonderful winged animals

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Why is a flamingo pink?
Can a parrot talk?
Is a bald eagle really bald?

You’ll find the answers to these flighty questions and many more inside. Play search and find in the pictures, too. Can you spot the special egg?

Meet all kinds of colourful, magnificent, silly and surprising feathered creatures from around the world in this first book of birds to share with young children.

It is packed with facts about how different types of bird hunt, survive and show off.

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Books for Topics

'Packed full of interesting information and sumptuous spreads'
Book Lover Jo

'A beautiful book with exceptional detailed illustrations set against gorgeous and informative backgrounds'
Parents in Touch

'A fabulous book … the perfect introduction to our feathered friends'
Parenting without Tears

'Fascinating ... perfect for the budding ornithologist, birdwatcher or nature lover'
North Somerset Teacher’s Book Award

'Fun and engaging ... the Big Book Series are some of the best nonfiction nature books'

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Product Information

Book Details

Format: PLC

Size: 34.0 x 23.0 cm

Extent: 64 pp

Publication date: 2 May 2019

ISBN: 9780500651513

About the Author

Yuval Zommer graduated from the Royal College of Art with an MA in Illustration. He worked as a creative director at leading advertising agencies before becoming the author and illustrator of highly acclaimed non-fiction. Yuval's stunning 'Big Book of...' series encourages children to explore and care for our natural world. The series has now been published in 25 languages and has won and been shortlisted for numerous awards internationally, including the UKLA Book Awards 2018 & 2019, the English Association's Nonfiction Award 2017 & 2019, and the Made For Mums Award 2018 & 2019.

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Bird expert Barbara Taylor