The award-winning Our Living World
series emphasizes the fascinating patterns in the natural world, enabling readers to discover their own place in the network of life. Each book includes chapters on unique characteristics of the organism, senses, metabolism, reproduction and growth, food webs and food chains, fitting into the web of life. Introductions by John Behler, New York Zoological Society.
Grades 4-8; 8 1/2 x 11; 64 pages; Sturdy library binding; Classification Charts; Glossary; Further Reading; Index; 50-55 full-color photos and art pieces