A vibrant, lushly illustrated exploration of a rain forest and all its breathtaking wonders.
Welcome to the green house, where day and night, the melodic prattle of exotic animals fills the air. The rich hues and tones described in the text explode in each illustration, and with every turn of the page, readers can feel the heat and vibrancy of this tropical paradise.
“Unlike the plethora of contrived or sentimental books on the subject, this one is simplicity itself — eloquent and effective”. — Kirkus Reviews
*”The next best thing to a guided tour”. — School Library Journal, starred review
Born and raised in New York City, Jane Yolen now lives in Hatfield, Massachusetts. She attended Smith College and received her master’s degree in education from the University of Massachusetts. The distinguished author of more than 170 books, Jane Yolen… More about Jane Yolen