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The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals 1

Honour Book for the 2020 CBCA Eve Pownall Award for Information Books

by Sami Bayly
Hardback
Publication Date: 12/09/2020
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**Honour Book for the 2020 CBCA Eve Pownall Award for Information Books**

Marvel as you enter the fascinating hidden world of ugly animals in this encyclopaedia of the animal kingdom's most unusual and beauty-challenged species. It's time for ugly animals to shine!

With more than sixty ugly animals to explore, this compendium of the unusual celebrates the beauty in 'ugliness'. Children and adults alike will pore over the breathtaking scientific illustrations of unusual animals, debating their relative ugliness and merits, learning about science and nature along the way.

Featuring illustrations and facts about the thorniest species the animal kingdom has to offer, from the naked mole rat to the goblin shark, aye-aye, sphinx cat, blobfish and many more 'ugly' beauties.

This gorgeous hardcover book is illustrated in exquisite detail by exciting new Australian talent, Sami Bayly.

ISBN:
9780734419019
9780734419019
Category:
Encyclopaedias (Children's / Teenage)
Format:
Hardback
Publication Date:
12-09-2020
Publisher:
Hachette Australia
Country of origin:
Australia
Pages:
416
Dimensions (mm):
280x216x17mm
Weight:
0.9kg
Sami Bayly

Sami Bayly is a natural history illustrator based in Newcastle, who loves all things weird and wonderful. She finds the beauty and importance of all animals regardless of their appearance, and hopes to share her appreciation with others.

After recently completing her University degree, she is eager to see what the world has instore for her and her quirky subject matter. The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals is her first book.

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  • The Illustrated Encyclopaedia of Ugly Animals

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    It's a beautiful book. The watercolour illustrations are a delight. The binding is well done with a cloth spine, which is unusual these days, but shows a thoughtful presentation of the book.