Poo: A Natural History of the Unmentionable

Author(s): Nicola Davies; Neal Layton (Illustrator)

Non-fiction - junior

Learn everything you ever wanted to know about poo in this exciting new edition of a bestselling book Hippos navigate by it, sloths keep in touch through it, rabbits eat it ... and most
grown-ups prefer not to mention it at all! But however you look at it, poo is probably the most useful stuff on Earth. It comes in all shapes and sizes, and every animal has its own special sort. Find out what it's for, where it goes, what we can learn from it and lots more in this book, one of six in the Animal Science series - the best biology series ever!.


Product Information

Nicola Davies is an award-winning author, whose many books for children include The Promise, A First Book of Nature, Big Blue Whale, Dolphin Baby, and The Lion Who Stole My Arm. She graduated in zoology, studied whales and bats and then worked for the BBC Natural History Unit. Nicola lives in Abergavenny, Wales. Neal Layton is an award-winning artist who has illustrated more than sixty books for children, including the other titles in the Animals Science series. He also writes and illustrates his own books, such as The Story of Everything and The Mammoth Academy series. Neal lives near Portsmouth, Hampshire.

General Fields

  • : 9781406356632
  • : Walker Books, Limited
  • : Walker Books Ltd
  • : May 2014
  • : 288mm X 248mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : October 2014
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Nicola Davies; Neal Layton (Illustrator)
  • : Paperback
  • : Neal Layton
  • : en
  • : 573.49
  • : 5+
  • : 40