Scholastic Discover More: Rainforest

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A comprehensive modern reference book all about rainforests for confident readers.

This book is far more than a collection of bugs and butterflies. It explores rainforests by continent, so the young reader gains firsthand experience of the contrasts between the flora and fauna of South America, Africa, and India. It introduces indigenous people who reveal age-old secrets of survival in the forest. It explores how rainforests are exploited for everyday products in everyone's homes. The latest research reveals newly discovered creatures unique to this book, and the current threat level to our planet as we continue to destroy Earth's most diverse habitat. Fantastic photos, structured layouts, and age-appropriate vocabulary entice newly confident readers into the world of information books. Data boxes, maps, and stats encourage related numeracy and science skills. Vetted by literacy experts.

Contributors:

Penny Arlon is an author who writes children's Nonfiction, taking inspiration from her children. Her books range from preschool to family reference, and include the Art Attack books, based on the award-winning CITV children's television program, and all fourteen titles in Dorling Kindersley's Eye Know series.