Entries Tagged as 'Tiger'

Big Cat Conservation

March 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT Big Cat Conservation starts off on shaky ground when early on, author Peggy Thomas exclaims how happy she is that she can see a beautiful tiger in his enclosure in the Buffalo Zoo. However, from there she goes on to discuss fascinating work that is being done worldwide to conserve big cats. There are […]

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December 27th, 2009 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Sherry Been and Cathy Morrison’s book gives kids a taste of natural history by telling them about a tiger’s life in the second person.  “If you were a tiger,” the book reads, “we would call you Great Swimmer.  You have strong muscles and you love the water….” I think this approach […]

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Who Is the Beast?

October 27th, 2009 · 1 Comment · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY When kiddo was a baby, this was my favorite of her board books. Keith Baker’s lush jungle scenes combine with a powerful message that applies in equal force to people and other animals. The first half of the book – which is also available in paperback and hardcover – portrays animals scurrying […]

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