About Habitats: Mountains

Peachtree Publishing Company - John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of mountain landscapes―from the snow-covered peaks of the Himalaya Mountains to the forested slopes of the Appalachians. This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of mountains and showcases their striking beauty and remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe.

In this addition to the about habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what mountains are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about mountains to inspire readers to learn more.





About Habitats: Deserts

Peachtree Publishing Company - This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes deserts and showcases their striking beauty and remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe. In this addition to the about habitats series, what kinds of animals and plants live there, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what deserts are, and how certain species have adapted to the unique challenges of surviving in this harsh environment.

A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about the desert to inspire readers to learn more. John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of desert topography―from the vast dunes of the Arabian Desert to the rocky Chihuahuan Desert in the southwestern U. S.





About Habitats: Oceans

Peachtree Publishing Company - A thoughtful yet entertaining glimpse into the amazing world of the ocean for young children. In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what oceans are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. A glossary and afterword provide readers with further fascinating details. Award-winning author cathryn sill and her husband, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, offer young readers an informative and entertaining first glimpse into ocean habitats.





About Habitats: Wetlands

Peachtree Publishing Company - John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of wetlands topography―from salt marshes to tropical mangrove swamps. This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of Wetlands and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe. In this addition to the about habitats series, easy-to-understand language to teach children what the wetlands are, what kinds of animals and plants live there, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, and how wetlands help maintain the delicate balance of Earth’s environments.

A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about the wetlands to inspire readers to learn more.





About Habitats: Forests

Peachtree Publishing Company - John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations show the characteristics of different types of forests – from the cold boreal forests of the northern hemisphere to the warm tropical forests near the equator A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about forests to inspire readers to learn more.

. This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of the forest biome and showcases its striking beauty and remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe. In this addition to the about habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what forests are how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in these habitats.





About Habitats: Polar Regions

Peachtree Publishing Company - This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of the Arctic and Antarctic biomes and showcases their striking beauty and remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe. In this addition to the about habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what the Polar Regions are and what kinds of animals and plants live there.

A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about Polar Regions to inspire readers to learn more. John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations show how various species of animals and plants have adapted to life in these habitats.





About Habitats: Grasslands

Peachtree Publishing Company - John sill's detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the diversity of grasslands and the wide variety of the plants and animals that live in grassland habitats. This beginner's guide explores the major attributes of the grassland biome and showcases its striking beauty and remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe.

. A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about grasslands to inspire readers to learn more. In this addition to the about habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what grasslands are and what kinds of animals and plants live there.





About Habitats: Seashores

Peachtree Publishing Company - A glossary and afterword provide further fascinating details about seashores to inspire readers to learn more. John sill’s detailed, full-color illustrations reflect the wide variety of seashore topography. This beginner’s guide explores the major attributes of Seashores and showcases their remarkable diversity using examples from around the globe.

In this addition to the about habitats series, award-winning author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children about seashores and what kinds of animals and plants live there.





About Mammals: A Guide for Children

Peachtree Publishing Company - With beautifully detailed, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to the huge variety of mammals, realistic paintings, from the tiny White-footed Deermouse to the large American Bison. An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires readers to learn more. This beginner’s guide offers a first glimpse into the diverse and natural world of mammals.

In this addition to the acclaimed about… series, easy-to-understand language to teach children what mammals are, what they eat, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, and where they live.





About Amphibians: A Guide for Children

Peachtree Publishing Company - An afterword provides details on the animals featured and inspires readers to learn more. With beautifully detailed, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to a variety of amphibians, realistic paintings, from frogs and toads to salamanders and more. This beginner’s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of amphibians.

In this addition to the acclaimed about… series, easy-to-understand language to teach children what amphibians are, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, how they move, how they look, what they eat, and where they live.





About Insects: A Guide for Children

Peachtree Publishing Company - An afterword provides further details on the insects featured and inspires young readers to learn more. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to the wide variety of insects, from grasshoppers to the Monarch Butterfly. This beginner’s guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of insects.

In this addition to the acclaimed about… series, how they look, easy-to-understand language to teach children what insects are, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, how they move, what they eat, and where they live.