I have always been fascinated by wild animals. We are not alone in this world – we have always shared it with animals: big and small, domesticated and wild. We are surrounded by life that is different from our own: on land, in the seas, in the sky. From cave paintings to feature movies and nature shows, animals continue to be a source of mystery and wonder for people of all ages.
There is a new exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art called Wild: Michael Nichols. Have you seen it? Mr. Nichols is an award-winning nature photographer, and many of his works have appeared in National Geographic magazine.
You can find many books about animals in our catalog. Here is a tiny sample, three books to pore through with your little ones:
Visit your neighborhood library to find these books and much more!