Baby Elephant Joins the Herd

By American Museum of Natural History (Author)


Format Hardcover Picture Book


Baby Elephant Joins the Herd

by American Museum of Natural History



Barnes and Noble Indiebound
Follow one adorable baby elephant as she explores the world around her—and learn all about these remarkable animals along the way.
Meet a baby elephant and see how she grows, from birth to adulthood. Developed with the American Museum of Natural History, this accessible nonfiction picture book features beautiful nature photography and an engaging narrative that will appeal to animal-loving kids.
“Herd composition, social order, eating, drinking, and other habits, as well as, of course, facts about elephants' trunks, are all covered in accessible language. . . . The stock photographs are beautiful and exciting—and often heartwarming—and the layout, in white-framed boxes with text against pastel backgrounds, is appealing. A solid introduction to African elephants, with engaging photographs.” —Kirkus

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The American Museum of Natural History in New York City is one of the largest and most respected museums in the world, with an annual attendance of five million. Since the Museum was founded in 1869, its collections have grown to include more than 33 million specimens and artifacts relating to the natural world and human cultures. The Museum showcases its collections in the exhibit halls and, behind the scenes, more than 200 scientists carry out cutting-edge research. Plan a trip to the Museum, home of the world's largest collection of dinosaur fossils, or visit online at

Pub Date: 1/8/2019

ISBN: 9781454932123

Price: $16.95 / $22.95 CAN

Format: Hardcover Picture Book

Pages: 32 pages, all in color

Trim: 10 x 10 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Juvenile / Picture Books

Age Range: 3 to 9

Publisher: Sterling Children's Books

Carton Quantity: 30

Series: First Discoveries