Stripes of All Types

Susan Stockdale (Author)
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Description

A patterned parade of animals comes to life!
Bouncy, alliterative rhyme and gorgeous illustrations introduce readers to a wide range of striped animals. Susan Stockdale's bright, detailed paintings help show the many reasons stripes are so often found in nature. An afterword provides more information about each featured animal and where it lives, and explains the role its stripes play. Readers can test their knowledge of animal stripes with a fun matching game at the end!

Product Details

Price
$16.95
Publisher
Peachtree Publishing Company
Publish Date
April 01, 2013
Pages
28
Dimensions
9.4 X 0.4 X 10.5 inches | 0.9 pounds
Language
English
Type
Hardcover
EAN/UPC
9781561456956
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About the Author

Susan Stockdale has written and illustrated a number of children's picture books, including Stripes of All Types, Bring On the Birds, Fabulous Fishes, and Carry Me. Her books celebrate nature with exuberance and charm and have won awards from the American Library Association, Parents' Choice, and the National Science Teachers Association. Stockdale lives in Maryland and speaks frequently at schools and conferences.

Reviews

"Stockdale pairs precise acrylic illustrations with equally tidy verse to depict 19 striped animals...Appended pages discuss the ways stripes benefit each creature and also provide a guessing game for readers to match stripes with their respective animals."
"A lovely, interactive exploration of stripes and a good introduction to some new animals."
"This engaging introduction to patterns in nature is a visual delight."