Succinct texts present basic facts about the featured animals . . . Both titles boast clean, colorful formats that will attract browsers. ---- School Library Journal, October 2007
If nothing else, check out the fabulous photographs of turtles in this volume . . . The text is simple with large, bold headings outlining the subject of each page . . . [book] is exceedingly simplistic and perfect for use with early elementary students. ---- Library Media Connection, November/December 2007
The clean design includes one or two vivid, well-placed photographs on each spread . . . these volumes will be of interest to young readers. ---- The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2008
About the Author
Carmen Bredeson, a former high school English teacher, has a master s degree in instructional technology. In addition to fundraising and performing volunteer work for public libraries, Ms. Bredeson now devotes much of her time to writing. She is the author of more than forty books for young people.