A True Book: Animals series introduces young investigative readers to animal species, their habitats, unique abilities as well as an up-close look at the dangers these animals face today and find out how humans can help keep all animal species from disappearing forever. This series includes an age appropriate (grades 3-5) introduction to curriculum-relevant subjects and a robust resource section that encourages independent study.
Patricia A. Martin
studied biology as both an undegraduate and graduate student, earning a Ph.D. in biology. After working in the laboratory and teaching for 10 years, she began writing science books for children.