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Book of Flight - 10 Record-Breaking Animals with Wings, 2019

Book

Hardback, 48 pages

12.38 x 10.00 in

31.4 x 25.4 cm

Author: Gabrielle Balkan

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    About The Work

    A stunning world-records book of animal flight, by the author-and-illustrator team behind the bestselling Book of Bones!

    Meet ten fascinating flyers through a series of superlatives – and guess who's who while learning about airborne animals. From the fastest (white-throated needletail) to the most acrobatic (flying fox bat), and from the best glider (colugo) to the best backward flyer (hummingbird), each master of flight is cleverly depicted in a blueprint-inspired diagram, accompanied by playful, informative text. The stunning page-turn reveal features a full-color illustration and an explanation of what makes each animal's way of flying so special.

    Ages 5-8

    Gabrielle Balkan is a writer and editor living in Brooklyn, New York. Her books include the acclaimed Book of Bones and The 50 States atlas series.

    Sam Brewster is an award-winning freelance illustrator, photographer, and filmmaker based in London. This is his third children's book.

    Courtesy of Phaidon

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