Wanted! Criminals of the Animal Kingdom

Wanted! Criminals of the Animal Kingdom by Heather Tekavec 1525300245 9781525300240
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Think animals are all well-behaved? Think again. These thirteen play dirty. But theyre about to get caught!A fish who deceives her prey with a light dangling in front of her mouth? A bird who leaves her eggs in another birds nest to be raised? A monkey who shouts "Danger" to scare away the others from the fruit? Meet some of the animal kingdoms most wanted criminals! Slippery Slick, Queenie the Meanie, Lil Cupid --- theyre all here in this hilarious book of animal case files that include rap sheets, mug shots, reports of criminal activity and more. All thirteen animals stand accused of playing dirty, but now that Detective X is hot on their trail, their criminal days may soon be behind them!Author Heather Tekavec offers an original approach to investigating animal behavior, with a fun storyline built on hardcore facts. Paired with Susan Batoris cheeky illustrations, this is a laugh-out-loud read that explores fascinating animal science. Each animal "criminal" gets a spread thats filled with facts about the animals characteristics, including distinguishing features, diet, life span, habitat and more, as well as a description of the animals "bad" behavior and the reason behind it. This book offers direct STEAM links to life science curriculum, particularly lessons on the characteristics of living things. The underlying premise of the book also offers the opportunity for discussions on what it means to play fair in the world.

Author: Heather Tekavec

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 32

Publisher: Kids Can Press

Publication Date: 2020-03-03

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