Laurie Allen Klein's illustrations are amazing, rich with detail and whimsy.
The four-page "For Creative Minds" section at the back of the book provides more information and activities related to animal classification and skin coverings.
In Fur and Feathers, Sophia has a dream of great winds whisking the fur and feathers off all her animal friends.
love the format, extra info, pics are great! Wonderful resource to go along with classics toon lesson! Love this book!Published 2 months ago by Kimberly Helbig
Fur and Feathers is about a little girl who imagines creative ways to replace the coats normally worn by animals after their usual fur, feathers, scales, etc. Read morePublished on November 30, 2011 by Janet Ann Collins
This story will fast become a favorite with your children. And guess what? You'll get a FUN new game you can play in the car, at bedtime, while waiting at the doctor's office... Read morePublished on February 12, 2011 by Tina Peterson
What would a polar bear do without its fur, a duck do without its feathers, and a fish do without its scales? Sophia is asleep, but a howling wind awakens her. Read morePublished on November 17, 2010 by Wayne S. Walker
"Fur and Feathers" is a creative picture book with a hands-on educational approach to the scientific classification of animals. Read morePublished on September 20, 2010 by Midwest Book Review
I reviewed this book for my blog and my four year old daughter liked the story right away. She intrigued by the idea of giving the animals new coverings. Read morePublished on September 17, 2010 by Katie's Nesting Spot
In this complimentary delightful e-Book that I had a chance to review, I found another great example of how author, Janet Halfmann, can make learning fun with the use of animals. Read morePublished on September 16, 2010 by YouthfulTips