The world's best-selling almanac for kids is back! This New York Times bestseller is packed with incredible photos, tons of fun facts, crafts, activities, and fascinating articles about animals, science, nature, technology, and more. New features include a special section on cute animals; a "Fun and Games" chapter filled with all-new games, jokes, and comics; a redesigned continents of the world section; all new weird-but-true facts, crafts, and activities; updated reference material, and much more.
"This bright and breezy almanac captures your attention with
colorful illustrations and photographs...Kids--and their
parents--will not be able to resist this fun and quirky look at our
world." --Adrienne Antink of American Reference Books Annual "But
what sets this reference book apart from others is the publisher's
wealth of unparalleled, high-resolution photos and bevy of fun
facts from around the world." - Booklist "These bright,
entertaining books crammed with history, geography, science,
culture, and games are a big hit with the grade-school crowd.
Intriguing mini-essays, such as "Secrets of the Spirit Bear" vie
with quotable animal facts ("A sloth would take a month to travel a
single mile") and groovy graphics." - Chicago Tribune
From the Trade Paperback edition.