By Author / Illustrator
Catherine Barr, Natural History Museum, Hanako Clulow
Frances Lincoln Publishers Ltd
Blue whales are incredible creatures! Did you know they are the largest animal on earth? Or that they sing songs across the ocean? Discover ten reasons why whales are amazing and five ways you can show they love them in this gorgeous picture book. A must for any young animal enthusiast and a fantastic introduction to environmental issues.
This is a charming book that informs children about whales, through 10 reasons as to why they should love them. Each fact has its own double-page spread and is accompanied by charming illustrations. These illustrations are labelled clearly with the breeds of whales and make this book more accessible for younger children as the content doesn't look scary! The book is well written, the sentences are clear and use subject relevant vocabulary. This book would be great for topics about whales, children who are keen to learn more about whales or for promoting environmental awareness. 24 pages / Ages 4+ / Reviewed by Lizi Backhouse, teacher.
Suggested Reading Age 3+