Destined to be toted in school backpacks everywhere, DK's new encyclopedia series for young readers contains on-the-spot information in children's favorite subject areas. Kids love facts: they want to know about the biggest, fastest, tallest, and oldest everything. Full of instant information, these books feature a fresh and striking design that is sure to appeal to the middle-grade audience. These single-subject guides offer a unique catalog-style presentation, which clearly lays out individual subcategories with concise and punchy text covering all of the essential information on whatever topic is at hand.
Featuring almost 200 profiles of individual species as well as informative spreads on anatomy, behavior, and classification, ``Pocket Genius: Mammals`` looks at humans, whales, wallabies, camels and more and their place in the natural world.