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Saving Species

By Jess French
Illustrated by James Gilleard

  • Hardback
  • £14.99

Tigers, orangutans, polar bears, fin whales, bees ... there are so many incredible animals that need saving.

From the well-known faces of conservation, such as polar bears, tigers and orangutans, to the lesser-known threatened Malagasy rainbow frog, kakapo and bee, this striking book looks at 38 endangered animals from around the world and the conservation efforts that are being undertaken to save them.

Written by vet, conservationist and TV presenter, Dr Jess French, and illustrated in a striking graphic artwork style, Saving Species is sure to inspire future conservationists and animal lovers of all ages.

Biographical Notes

Jess French (author)
Jess French is a passionate vet, zoologist and naturalist who has been named one of Britain's top 50 conservationists by BBC Wildlife magazine. She presented her own TV series on CBeebies called Minibeast Adventure with Jess and worked on Live 'n' Deadly (CBBC), Deadly Mission Madagascar (CBBC), Springwatch (BBC) and Micro Monsters 3D (Sky). Jess has written several books for children, including the Born Free series for Orion Children's Books.

James Gilleard (illustrator)
James Gilleard is an illustrator and animator whose influences include 1950s, 60s and 70s animation,architecture and photography, vintage film posters and pulp comics. His beautifully textured digital illustrations have been used for posters, magazines, animations and books.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781526360779
  • Publication date: 04 Oct 2018
  • Page count: 64
  • Imprint: Wren & Rook
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