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Animal Planet

From the leading media brand for all things animal, these exciting and innovative children’s books deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Children will come face to face with some of the most amazing animals in the world in these nonfiction books designed to inform the mind and capture the imagination.

  • Weird and Wonderful: Show-Offs
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    • Weird and Wonderful: Show-Offs

    • Animal Planet
      by Animal Planet
      Kingfisher

    • The leading media brand for all things animal, this is an exciting and innovative book program that continues to deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Launched in 1997,...

      • Available in:

  • Weird and Wonderful: Attack and Defense
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    • Weird and Wonderful: Attack and Defense

    • Animal Planet
      by Animal Planet
      Kingfisher

    • The leading media brand for all things animal, this is an exciting and innovative book program that continues to deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Launched in 1997,...

      • Available in:

  • My Life in the Wild: Penguin
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    • My Life in the Wild: Penguin

    • Animal Planet
      by Animal Planet
      Kingfisher

    • The leading media brand for all things animal, this is an exciting and innovative book program that continues to deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Launched in 1997,...

      • Available in:

  • My Life in the Wild: Cheetah
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    • My Life in the Wild: Cheetah

    • Animal Planet
      by Animal Planet
      Kingfisher

    • The leading media brand for all things animal, this is an exciting and innovative book program that continues to deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Launched in 1997,...

      • Available in:

  • Incredible Journeys
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    • Incredible Journeys

    • Animal Planet
      by Animal Planet
      Kingfisher

    • The leading media brand for all things animal, this is an exciting and innovative book program that continues to deliver engaging, high-quality information about the animal kingdom. Launched in 1997,...

      • Available in:

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Animal Planet Books

Launch trailer for Animal Planet series of titles from Kingfisher. The first five titles will be published in September 2011

Prof. Phil Whitfield

Professor Phil Whitfield is a lecturer in zoology, biology, and parasitology at King's College, University of London. He is also an author and consultant, producing books on science, technology, and especially the life sciences. His past works have been shortlisted for the Rhone-Poulence Prize for sceince writing. He lives in London, UK.

ANIMAL PLANET

The leading media brand for all things animal, Animal Planet delivers engaging, insightful and high-quality entertainment to families worldwide. Launched in 1997, Animal Planet today has a unique global reach. It is broadcast in more than 95 households and 165 other countries, in 24 languages. Animal Planet books and programming capture the innate drama and compelling characters of the animal kingdom, from the natural world to domestic pets.

Dwight Holing

Dwight Holing is a writer and editor whose books on the environment, natural history, and travel are published by University of California Press, Time-Life, Random House and Chronicle Books. He is the author of many books on rain forests, coral reefs, and wilderness in Europe and western America. His articles have appeared in Audubon, Discover, Los Angeles Times, Outside, San Francisco Chronicle and Travel & Leisure. He has written, edited and developed special projects for a variety of organizations, including Conservation International, The Nature Conservancy, Natural Resources Defense Council and The Smithsonian.