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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

In the Wild

Filled with realistic watercolor illustrations of some of the most adorable babies in the animal kingdom, Lita Judge’s awww-inspiring books look at the traits that baby mammals share and show that, even though they’re born in the wild, they’re not so very different from us, after all! Each book is as informative as it is lovely, pairing simple text in the front with detailed notes in the back so that young animal lovers can learn more as they grow.

Born in the Wild: Starred reviews from Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, and School Library Journal.

Homes in the Wild: An NSTA Outstanding Science Trade Book for Students K-12

  • Play in the Wild
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    • Play in the Wild

    • In the Wild
      Lita Judge
      Roaring Brook Press

    • An adorable nonfiction picture book by Lita Judge about the many ways baby animals engage in play and how play helps them grow.

      • Available in:

      • eBook
  • Born in the Wild
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    • Born in the Wild

    • In the Wild
      Lita Judge
      Roaring Brook Press

    • Baby lions, pandas, zebras, oh my! What do all these babies have in common? Find out in this adorable picture book about baby animals and their parents!

      • Available in:

      • Physical Book
      • eBook
  • Homes in the Wild
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    • Homes in the Wild

    • In the Wild
      Lita Judge
      Roaring Brook Press

    • A peek inside the homes—from burrows deep underground to nests high in the trees—where baby animals live and grow.

      • Available in:

      • eBook

Lita Judge

Lita Judge is the author and illustrator of several award-winning picture books for young readers, including How Big Were Dinosaurs?, Bird Talk, Born in the Wild, Flight School, and Red Sled. After a summer spent reading the handwritten journals of Mary Shelley, Lita embarked on a five year journey to tell the story of this courageous teenager in Mary’s Monster. She lives in Peterborough, New Hampshire, with her husband, two cats and a parrot.

Ben Conant