The Resource Animals by the numbers : a book of infographics, Steve Jenkins

Animals by the numbers : a book of infographics, Steve Jenkins

Label
Animals by the numbers : a book of infographics
Title
Animals by the numbers
Title remainder
a book of infographics
Statement of responsibility
Steve Jenkins
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An amazing look at numbers, facts, infographics, and the animals that inhabit them from the Caldecott Honor-winning author-illustrator Steve Jenkins!
Writing style
Award
  • Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Middle Grades Science Book, 2018.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2017
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10532958
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jenkins, Steve
Dewey number
590.72/8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
940
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Graphic methods
  • Charts, diagrams, etc
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a book of animal infographics
Label
Animals by the numbers : a book of infographics, Steve Jenkins
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The animal kingdom: how animals are classified -- Animal species: how many different kinds of animals are there? -- Size: from the small to the gigantic -- Biomass: how much do all the termites in the world weigh? -- More biomass: the world's heavyweight champions -- Speed: what are the fastest animals? -- Animal leapers: jump! -- Wingbeats: staying airborne -- Sleep: how many hours a night? -- Life spans: from one day to 500 years -- Heart rate: fast and slow -- Horns: different shapes and sizes, all with a sharp point -- Tongues: for reaching--or catching--a meal -- Animal sounds: loud and louder -- Defenses: how an armadillo stays safe -- Poisonous or venomous?: the most toxic animals in the world -- Deadly animals: human deaths caused by animals -- Deadlier: the most dangerous of all -- High and low: living on a mountain top or deep in the sea -- Hot and cold: surviving in extremes -- Migration: animal journeys -- Mass extinctions: life's greatest disasters -- Endangered animals: almost gone
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780544630925
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016288289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)932050652
Label
Animals by the numbers : a book of infographics, Steve Jenkins
Link
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 48)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The animal kingdom: how animals are classified -- Animal species: how many different kinds of animals are there? -- Size: from the small to the gigantic -- Biomass: how much do all the termites in the world weigh? -- More biomass: the world's heavyweight champions -- Speed: what are the fastest animals? -- Animal leapers: jump! -- Wingbeats: staying airborne -- Sleep: how many hours a night? -- Life spans: from one day to 500 years -- Heart rate: fast and slow -- Horns: different shapes and sizes, all with a sharp point -- Tongues: for reaching--or catching--a meal -- Animal sounds: loud and louder -- Defenses: how an armadillo stays safe -- Poisonous or venomous?: the most toxic animals in the world -- Deadly animals: human deaths caused by animals -- Deadlier: the most dangerous of all -- High and low: living on a mountain top or deep in the sea -- Hot and cold: surviving in extremes -- Migration: animal journeys -- Mass extinctions: life's greatest disasters -- Endangered animals: almost gone
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
48 pages
Isbn
9780544630925
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2016288289
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)932050652

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