Kids will be crazy about critters after this engaging introduction to wildlife! Award-winning author, naturalist, and photographer Stan Tekiela shares fun facts about 12 animals and the “litter” they leave behind. Young readers will learn to tell what animals have visited the area by the signs left behind: tracks, food, and, yes, even scat (poop)! Let kids giggle as they learn to appreciate mammals and the natural world.
Critter Litter: See What Critters Leave Behind is an entertaining, educational book featuring flaps that children can lift in order to see the scat, fun facts, and professional photos of 12 mammals.
About the author: Naturalist and wildlife photographer Stan Tekiela has written more than 130 books, including nature appreciation books and children’s books. He is perhaps best known for his popular state-specific field guide series, which now includes books about birds, mammals, trees, and wildflowers. Holding a Bachelor of Science degree in Natural History from the University of Minnesota and working as an active professional naturalist for more than 25 years, Stan studies and photographs wildlife throughout the United States and Canada. He has received various national and regional awards for his books and photographs. Also a well-known columnist and radio personality, his syndicated column appears in more than 25 newspapers, and his wildlife programs are broadcast on a number of Midwest radio stations. Stan Tekiela’s children’s titles have sold more than 90,000 copies.