Animals Illustrated: Bowhead Whale

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children’s non-fiction books on Arctic animals. Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviours and biology of each animal.

In this book, kids will learn how bowheads raise their babies, where they live, what they eat, and other interesting information, like how they can eat when they don’t have any teeth!

Written by Joanasie Karpik | Illustrated by Sho Uehara

January 2018

ISBN: 978-1-77227-162-1 | $15.95 | 6.5″ x 9″ | 28 pages | Full-colour illustrations throughout | Non-fiction | Hardcover

Ages 4-6 | F&P Level P


“. . . [T]he information contained and the quality of its conveyance makes it a useful resource for readers, teachers, and librarians . . .” — Kid Lit North

“The creators know the land and the animals, evidenced in the quality of the book itself.” — Sal’s Fiction Addiction