Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels
- Age: 7 to 8
- Grade: 2 to 3
Most recognized for their spotted coats, leopards are beautiful and muscular cats! The stunning photography in Endangered Leopards displays these animals in their natural habitats, and the informative text reveals the superior hunting skills, what they eat, and how mothers care for their cubs. Unfortunately, leopards are in danger of becoming extinct! This book tells how people are trying to keep these cats alive by protecting leopards in nature preserves and studying them in zoos.
About the authors
HADLEY DYER was born in the Annapolis Valley, Nova Scotia,and now lives in Toronto. She has been active in the children’s book scene formany years as a reviewer, publicist, editor and librarian for the CanadianChildren’s Book Centre. She is currently the children’s editor at JamesLorimer & Co., and writes for such magazines as Canadian Family, OWLand Toronto Life