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Written by Katie Marsico


ISBN: 978-0-531-22727-5

List Price: $31.00

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Though elephants are Earth’s largest land animals, their size can’t protect them from poachers. As a result of illegal hunting, these remarkable animals are disappearing from the wild. Readers will discover how elephants live and why it is so important to protect them. They will also find out why elephants are targeted by poachers and what is being done to keep these animals from disappearing for good.
This title will ship February 1, 2017
Item #: 659279
Imprint: Children's Press
Copyright: 2017
Format: Reinforced Library Binding
Trim Size: 7 1/4" x 8 3/8"
Pages: 48
Grades: 3 - 5
Ages: 8 - 10
Dewey #: 599.67
  • Engaging sidebars highlight important conservation efforts
  • Maps show where endangered animals are found in the wild
  • Glossaries explain difficult terms in a way that make them easy to understand
  • Eye-catching images give readers an up-close look at these incredible animals
  • Charts, diagrams, and infographics help clarify complex topics
  • The Big Debate section at the end of each book encourages critical thinking
  • A Calling All Conservationists! section at the end of the book encourages readers to take specific action and help protect all these endangered species
  • Digital content for further learning on this subject available at www.factsfornow.scholastic.com