Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 8 to 9
- Grade: 3 to 4
Children will thrill at this compelling look at the world’s hottest and driest climates! See up-close how animals survive in the desert landscape. Meet the resilient people that call deserts home.
About the author
Natalie Hyde writes fiction and non-fiction for middle-grade and young adult readers. Her fiction titles include Mine!, Saving Armpit, I Owe You One and Hockey Girl. She is also the author of over forty educational non-fiction books, as well as trade non-fiction titles: Cryptic Canada, Glow-in-the-Dark Creatures and Stay Strong: A Musician’s Journey from Congo to Canada. Her books have garnered award nominations in both Canada and the U.S. She lives in Flamborough, Ontario, with her family.