Join Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant and illustrator Lambert Davis as they follow the majestic migrations of caribou, locusts, gray whales, terns, and more creatures who must travel to survive.
Newbery Medalist Cynthia Rylant joins naturalist painter Lambert Davis to create a vibrant picture book that follow the migratory journeys of some magnificent creatures: locusts, gray whales, American silver eels, monarch butterflies, caribou, and terns. Rylant's lively, poetic prose and Davis' exquisite, dramatic paintings offer an awe-inspiring look at the animal world and the outstanding tests of endurance and strength that the animals have undergone for centuries, and which continue to cycle on and inspire us today.---from the publisher
48 pages 978-0590307178 Ages 7-10
Keywords: migration, journeys, animals, sea creatures, birds, insects, wildlife, science, inspiration, zoology, 7 year old, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, survival, habitat
Editor's note: 6 tales of migration include desert locust, the blue whale, the American silver eel, the monarch butterfly, the caribou, and the Arctic tern.