This revised edition surveys key aspects of hawks, describing these birds of prey's appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains how the sun is carried by hawks.
Part of the Amazing Animals - New Edition series
From tool-wielding chimpanzees to tree-hammering woodpeckers, and from pouncing cougars to swimming sea turtles, the world of animals is wonderfully diverse. This popular series travels the planet to study these and other fascinating mammals, birds, reptiles, fish, and invertebrates. Beautiful photos are paired with STEM-appropriate text to examine the featured creature's appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each reissued title also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal's appearance or behavior.
With this book, a person is able to learn many amazing facts about the beautiful hawk. With a large type font and ample white space make this title easy for anyone to read. The illustrations are also large, detailed photographs of hawks. The facts in the book are unusual and likely be new information for interested readers. This makes it an even more invaluable resource for a child or adult. At the beginning of the book, is a table of contents, which makes it easy for readers to skip to specific areas of interest. Also, at the end, there is an old Hawk Tale, explaining why the sun goes from east to west every day. This is intriguing and sure to make anyone smile and want to learn more. There are resources and websites listed at the back of the book to support additional learning. Part of the "Amazing Animals" series.
–Lisa Jacovsky, Children's Literature, 01/01/2022