Who Are You Calling Weird?

A Celebration of Weird & Wonderful Animals

Marilyn Singer, illustrated by Paul Daviz
AUD $24.99
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A bold and stylish celebration of weird but wonderful animals. From the green fur of a three-toed sloth, to the pink and wiggly appendage of the star-nosed mole, there's something new to marvel at on every page.

This visually compelling book celebrates the weird but wonderful creatures that are hidden away in Earth's forests, caves, and oceans. These animals might look or behave in peculiar ways but, as the reader will soon find out, every oddity serves a purpose. From the green fur of a three-toed sloth, to the pink and wiggly appendage of the star-nosed mole, there's something new to marvel at on every page. As well as finding out about each animal's behaviour, diet, and habitat, readers will also discover the folk beliefs about the creature.

Author bio:

Marilyn Singer is a multi-award-winning children's author who has written more than 100 books, spanning poetry, picture books, fiction and non-fiction. Her awards include the 2015 NCTE Award for Excellence in poetry, the Cybil Award for Poetry 2011, and several Children's Choice and Parents' Choice Awards, among others. She lives in Brooklyn, New York.Paul Daviz is a Blackburn-born illustrator whose style is characterised by big, bold shapes, sweeping lines, strong colours, hints of texture, and plenty of fun. He is influences by Soviet matchbox covers 1970s cinema advertising. After studying graphic design and working as a storyboard visualizer for TV ads, packaging and print campaigns, Paul moved to freelance illustration, producing work for numerous and diverse clients, including Chanel 4, The Daily Telegraph, HarperCollins, BMW, Ravensburger and Royal Mail.

Category: Children’s & educational
ISBN: 9780760363386
Publisher: Quarto UK
Imprint: Words & Pictures
Pub Date: September 2018
Page Extent: 48
Format: Hard Cover
Age: 4 - 7
Subject: Children's, Teenage & educational