Sarah Dennis, Sam Hutchinson
Publication date: 09/05/2017
|In a world where majestic creatures soar, scatter, prance, and pounce through beautiful natural habitats, astounding discoveries and fascinating facts are waiting to be discovered in this beautifully designed book, which combines intricate paper-cut art with hidden-picture fun. Sarah Dennis's incredible paper-cut illustrations bring to life seven wondrous regions of the world (Africa, Asia, Europe, Polar Regions, North America, South America, Australia) offering to young readers the opportunity to become intrepid explorers as they uncover native animals hiding in treelined jungles, still deserts, and watery depths. Each animal is described with brief facts that make Animal Camouflage both informative and entertaining.|
Sarah Dennis is a UK-based artist whose paper-cut art graces books for children and adults, as well as tableware and watch faces. Her work for Animal Camouflage earned her the platinum award in the 2016 Junior Design Award for Best Emerging Children's Illustrator.
Sam Hutchinson is the publisher of b small publishing in London and the author of ten children's books.
Editorial ReviewsKirkus Reviews :
"Hutchinson succeeds beautifully in making learning fun. Dennis' distinctive cut-paper illustrations are suitable for framing and intricate enough to reward repeat viewing. Each of the seven regions is depicted in a different color. Wonderful."Publishers Weekly :
"Gorgeous cut-paper illustrations introduce 77 animals, 11 each in seven regions. ...Readers will come away with plenty of animal trivia, and DennisâÄ˘s intricate cut-paper images are showstoppers."School Library Journal :
"An artful take on the "Search and Find" genre."