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Chameleons are cool

Chameleons are cool

Jenkins, Martin, 1959-; Shields, Sue, 1941-

Chameleons can change colour, look forwards and backwards at the same time, and their tongues are simply amazing. Check out these pocket sized, swivel-eyed, long-tongued sharp-shooters in this informative book

Book. English.
Published London : Walker 2010
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Statement of responsibility: Martin Jenkins ; illustrated by Sue Shields
ISBN: 1406318574, 9781406318579
Intended audience: Juvenile. Key stage 1 and 2.
Note: Originally published: 1997.
Note: Includes index.
Physical Description: 36 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Series: Read and discover
Subject: Chameleons Pictorial works Juvenile literature.; Non-Fiction 5+.; Animals.
Series Title: Read and discover.

Author note

Martin Jenkins is a childrenÆs author whose work often centres around animals and the environment.A conservation biologist by trade, Martin worked full-time for ten years for World Conservation Monitoring Centre, writing about a range of conservation issues.Since 1990 he has worked freelance for organisations such as WWF and a number of UN bodies concerned with conservation and the environment.He became involved with childrenÆs books when he was asked to advise on Walker BooksÆ Animals at Risk series. He has written several titles, including Emperor's Egg, winner of the Times Junior Information Book of the Year Award and Fly Traps! Plants that Bite Back, which was shortlisted for the same award. He has also retold Gulliver's Travels, winner of the Kate Greenaway Medal and Don Quixote.