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Deadly animals

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Big cats, bears, elephants and other mammals

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About this book

Discovery Adventures
Deadly animals

  • A fascinating book that uncovers the incredible poisons, natural weapons and super-senses that make some of the most deadly animals in the world natural-born killers.
  • From big cats to snakes, sharks, crocodiles, and some surprisingly lethal small creatures, each double page uncovers a different deadly animal.
  • With easy to read text and colourful photographs, maps or illustrations on every page, this is ideal for beginner readers who prefer fact to fiction.
  • Usborne Quicklinks to specially selected websites provide additional information and activities.

Press Reviews

Ideally suited for fans of CBBC’s Deadly 60 series... Few children will be able to resist this incredible journey into the dangerously exciting and dark side of nature.
Lancashire Evening Post
An informative and educational book which is well written, and certainly compulsive reading for any young enquiring mind!
First4Dads
This is a smasheroo of a book for anyone with the smallest interest in those animals, insects and marine creatures which humans would do well to fear.
Newbury Weekly News

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