The Manatee Scientists: Saving Vulnerable Species

The Manatee Scientists: Saving Vulnerable Species by Peter Lourie, part of the respected Scientists in the Field series, follows scientists from around the world trying to learn more about manatees in a race protect them from extinction. Manatees are fascinating. … Continue reading

STEM Friday Roundup and Star of the Sea

Welcome to the December 9, 2011 edition of STEM Friday. Are you looking for Science, Technology, Engineering or Math children’s books? Then you’ve come to the right place. We’ve gathered some of our favorites here today. For our contribution, we … Continue reading

My Life in the Wild: Penguin and Cheetah

Today we have two high-quality books in Animal Planet’s My Life in the Wild series, Penguin by Meredith Costain and illustrated by Gary Hanna, and Cheetah by Meredith Costain and illustrated by Mick Posen. You can feel the caliber of … Continue reading

Scorpions: Armored Stingers

Scorpions: Armored Stingers by Sandra Markle is part of the Arachnid World series. This book gives an overview of scorpion biology as well as compares scorpions to other arachnids. Why am I reviewing it? First of all, because it has … Continue reading