Kate Riggs - Whales - Hachette Children's Group

Whales

By Kate Riggs

  • Hardback
  • £11.99

A colourful, big picture introduction to some of the world's most fascinating animals.

Whales are one of the world's most amazing animals! Immerse yourself in their watery world where you can learn all about how they raise their young, hunt for their dinner and about the different types of whales that live in seas and oceans all around the world. Stunning photographs are accompanied by a simple yet informative text, which will inspire children to learn about these incredible and intelligent marine mammals.

Whales is part of the series Animals are Amazing - a big picture look at some fascinating animals aimed at 5-7 year olds.

Biographical Notes

Kate is an experienced writer of children's non-fiction books.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781445145150
  • Publication date: 08 Oct 2015
  • Page count: 24
  • Imprint: Franklin Watts
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