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The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts

Popular Science

By: Maja Säfström (Author)

120 pages, illustrations

Ten Speed Press

Hardback | Mar 2016 | #228721 | ISBN-13: 9781607748328
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NHBS Price: £10.99 $14/€13 approx

About this book

An artfully playful collection of unexpected and remarkable facts about animals, illustrated by Swedish artist Maja Säfström.

Did you know that an octopus has three hearts? Or that ostriches can’t walk backward? These and many more fascinating and surprising facts about the animal kingdom (Bees never sleep! Starfish don’t have brains!) are illustrated with whimsical detail in this charming collection.


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