Pocket Genius: Horses
From the biggest Shire horse to the smallest pony, horses have been invaluable to people in work, sports, and leisure for centuries. Featuring more than 125 individual breeds of horses, ponies, and their cousins zebras, mules, and donkeys Pocket Genius: Horses looks at the anatomy and behavior of these beautiful animals at work and play. Young readers can learn about their color, markings, and evolution, plus read up on mythical horses, horses in literature, and famous stud farms around the world in this pocket-size encyclopedia.
These books may be pocket sized, but theyre chock full of the fascinating facts, eye-popping photos, and detailed diagrams that youd expect in full size DK books. Each book presents a science topic in a clear, visual way that makes learning fun. Crisp, colorful photos and diagrams appear front and center on each page. Bite-sized chunks of text explain the concepts, with key terms appearing in bold. The back of each book has an index with statistics, a glossary, and index. Supports the Common Core State Standards. Please note: some books may contain evolutionary material. Books measure3 3/4" x 5" Pb, 155 pgs. ~ Lisa