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School Library Journal Review for Apex Predators of the Amazon Rain Forest

Cover: Apex Predators of the Amazon Rain Forest

Each featured beast fills an apex predator role in the rain forest ecosystem. Content focuses on predation in the first half, including the subject’s diet and hunting methods, with photos that show some of the action of the hunt. Life cycles and habitats are also introduced. Writing is clear and direct, avoiding generalization. Readers learn, for example, that a bull shark is an apex predator in the Amazon, but not in the ocean. . . . Captioned photographs highlight key physical features, while occasional close-ups and insets also support factual details effectively. Other features include a range map, a “science lab” activity, and question boxes that actually promote critical thinking, rather than repetition of facts from within the text. VERDICT: Well-rounded species profiles suitable for reports.

Products Reviewed

Title   ATOS Format Qty
Apex Predators of the Amazon Rain Forest (8 titles) NEW
Cover: Arapaima Arapaima NEW 4.1
Cover: Black Caiman Black Caiman NEW 4.4
Cover: Bull Shark Bull Shark NEW 4.4
Cover: Electric Eel Electric Eel NEW 4.4
Cover: Giant Otter Giant Otter NEW 3.9
Cover: Green Anaconda Green Anaconda NEW 4.3
Cover: Harpy Eagle Harpy Eagle NEW 4.3
Cover: Jaguar Jaguar NEW 4.0

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