Introduce readers to some of the world's most ancient species! While some of the animals featured in this series lived alongside dinosaurs, others possess traits that evolution has made rare. Learn all about the lives of these amazing creatures, including what they eat, where they live, and how the environmental pressures of today's world have impacted them--a fascinating look at some truly incredible animals!
• Encourages scientific understanding of animals and their life cycles
• Introduces readers to domain-specific words and phrases
• An ideal starting point for a discussion of how species evolve over time
• A great mix of unusual, but not unfamiliar, animals