Did you know that there is such a thing as a bone-eating snot-flower worm? Or that the secretary bird kills its prey by stamping on it!
Discover the world's most extraordinary creatures in the fifth factbook from BAFTA AWARD-winning, TV Deadly presenter Steve Backshall.
Illustrated throughout with full colour photographs and art.
Move over Bear Grylls - here comes Steve Backshall - GUARDIAN
If there's one man who knows his stuff about wild and deadly animals then it's Steve Backshall - FUNKIDS
[PREDATORS] would make the perfect gift for nature-loving children - and the ideal way to generate interest in those who have not previously expressed much interest in nature ... Packed with facts, informative and authoritative, this is a fascinating read - PARENTS IN TOUCH
[PREDATORS] will mesmerize young readers - GOOD BOOK GUIDE
Born in 1973, Steve Backshall was brought up on a farm. He studied English at University before taking a second degree in Biology. He is the presenter of the top-rated CBBC natural history programme, DEADLY 60. After writing for ROUGH GUIDES and filming documentaries for NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC he became a key member of the expedition team for the hit series, LOST LAND OF THE JAGUAR, LOST LAND OF THE VOLCANO and LOST LAND OF THE TIGER. Steve has also written several books for children.
Steve's website is http://www.stevebackshall.com/, and you can follow him on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/stevebackshallofficial and Twitter @SteveJBackshall