Color is everywhere in the world and can even be seen in animals encountered in nature. Learn color and animals all in one bright and inviting book: four pages each of red, blue, yellow, and green animals; and two pages each for orange, purple, and pink. Every page is covered with bright and colorful creatures from the animal kingdom, with a short paragraph telling about each. Older children may enjoy the interesting animal facts found at the back of the book - length, habitat, diet, and more. 26 pgs, pb. ~ Donna
Red, blue, yellow, green, orange, purple, pinkanimals can be startlingly colorful. Why are they found in so many shades, tints, and hues? From the scarlet ibis to the blue-tongued skink, award-winning author/illustrator Steve Jenkins depicts a whole world of colorful animals in his signature style. Living Color explores a range of animals from old favorites like the pink flamingo to rare and fascinating creatures such as the long-wattled umbrella bird and the ringed caecilian. How do the brilliant feathers, scales, shells, and skin of these animals help them survive? Find out in this strikingly beautiful book how animals use color to warn predators, signal friends, attract a mate, or hide from their enemies.