This is a multi-topic series intended to highlight environmental problems and solutions. The issues are presented from a historical, local, global, and scientific perspective. The books use photographs, images, and different font styles to keep readers engaged. Books are co-authored by scientists who are experts in the topics presented. The sections “What Can I Do?,” “Trailblazers,” and “Expert Opinions,” highlight individual action and ideas. Glossary. Websites. Index. Recommended.
Library Media Connection, March/April 2012
Man vs. Animal is part of the series Second Nature. This book starts with an event familiar to many students, the 2010 oil leak in the Gulf. From here it goes on to explain how all of our actions effect animal life. The authors include information about trailblazers in this area, what kids can do, and career opportunities in this area. The book is written in clear, easy to read language and the pictures and font will make the book eye appealing to readers. Included are a glossary and an index.
Arlington Independent School District, July 2012