Looks at how and why animals comunicate - for the purposes of mating, gathering food, warning of danger, and more. In this book, the author takes the reader all over the

This revoltingly fascinating book is packed to the brim with disgusting, gross, and repulsive things sure to appeal to kids of all ages - from eight to eighty!

When Atticus receives a mysterious message asking him to a meeting in a sleepy coastal town, he packs his bags and sets off. The world's greatest cat burglar likes a good

Buzzing! is a potpourri of entertaining poems about insects and other small garden creatures, whereupon the poet takes on the persona of the animals she describes, bringi

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Chris Oxlade

Born: England

Chris Oxlade (born 1961) is an author, editor and illustrator of children's information books. He has written over 200 titles. According to data from the Public Lending Right, Oxlade was the 100th most borrowed children's author from UK public libraries in 2011-2012. Apart from writing books, he also work as a rock-climbing instructor. Most of his spare hours are spent actually doing rock climbing, playing tennis, taking photographs and trying to keep track of ever-changing technology.

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