age group: 
3+ yrs
Number of pages: 
nature and wildlife
picture, non-fiction


Did you know that the wings of a bee strikes 11,400 times per minute?
Or, that there are 24,000 known species of butterflies on earth? And even more astonishing, if a starfish is ever chopped up, each part will grow into a new starfish?

You will find these and other astounding facts in this fact-filled book. The many interesting tid-bits about our natural world can be enjoyed by readers of all ages.

Created in clay giving it a 3D effect, the illustrations are unique and eye-catching. Children will be enchanted by them and will want to savour each and every colourful visual.

Reviewed by Shamim Padamsee