Why the Animals Came to Town

By Michael Foreman

A powerful environmental plea from one of Britain's finest illustrators.

Baboons and bison, beavers, bats, ostriches and meerkats: animals from all over the world have come to our street! One boy’s nocturnal visit from a parade of dancing animals warns us all that the world we share is in danger.

Categories: Picture Books

For readers aged: 4+

  • Publication details:
  • Format: Paperback
  • ISBN: 9781406329957
  • Published: 03 Jan 2011
  • Price: £7.99
  • Size: 270 x 245 mm
  • Pages: 40

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