Raptors, also known as birds of prey, are among the world's best hunters. Buzzards are one of them. This volume covers species such as the European buzzard, honey buzzard, and more. Readers get an up-close look at this amazing bird through text that's designed to reinforce important elementary life science concepts. Topics covered include buzzards' appearance, hunting habits, predatory behavior, and nesting. Readers walk away knowing how to identify buzzards and other raptors in the wild. Colorful photographs, fact boxes, and non-fiction text features provide opportunities for additional learning.