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Animal Facts & Jokes

By John Townsend (Author), David Antram (Illustrator)


Format Paperback


Animal Facts & Jokes

by John Townsend, David Antram



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
With this hilarious mix of facts and fun, kids will laugh as they learn!
What do you call an elephant that never washes?
A smellyphant.
Did you know that many creatures make piles of poop their home? Or that a bear’s sense of smell is so sharp it can detect animal carcasses upwind from 20 miles away? This smart, entertaining book combines plenty of cool information with gut-busting gags—it’s totally gross and awesome! Children will love sharing these riddles, quips, and bite-sized factoids with their friends!

John Townsend worked as a teacher before becoming a full-time writer of children’s books. He specializes in fun, exciting information books for reluctant readers, as well as fast-paced fiction and “fiction with facts” books.

David Antram studied at Eastbourne College of Art in the UK and then worked in advertising for 15 years before becoming a full-time illustrator. He has since illustrated well over 100 titles, mainly for children and young adults.

Pub Date: 5/1/2018

ISBN: 9781912233625

Price: $6.95 / $9.50 CAN

Format: Paperback

Pages: 128 pages, b-w illus. throughout

Trim: 5 x 7.75 Inches

Territories: US/Can

Category: Juvenile / Unusual Facts

Age Range: 7 and up

Publisher: Salariya

Series: Totally Gross & Awesome