Commended, Canadian Children's Book Centre, Our Choice, 2006
Canada Close Up: Canada's Arctic Animals
By Chelsea Donaldson
Scholastic Canada Ltd | ISBN 9780439956734 Paperback 48 Pages | 6" x 9.01" | Ages 7 to 9
An intriguing and informative look at Canada's Arctic animals. With amazing full colour photographs and easy-tounderstand language, this book is a terrific introduction to the animals that inhabit Canada's Arctic - a region many think is completely uninhabitable, yet is home to a variety of hardy animals. Readers will be introduced to polar bears, walruses, seals,Arctic foxes, caribou and many others, while learning about the harsh climate these animals live in, the challenging elements they face, and the different kinds of food they eat.