|aWhat if you had animal hair!? /|cby Sandra Markle ; illustrated by Howard McWilliam.
|aNew York :|bScholastic Inc.,|c2014.
|a32 p. :|bcol. ill. ;|c26 cm.
|aWhat if you had series
|aPolar bear -- Reindeer -- Musk ox -- Oryx -- Lion -- Zebra -- Three-toed sloth -- Arctic fox -- Giant pangolin -- Porcupine -- Star-nosed mole -- How does hair grow? -- How do you take care of your hair?
|aDiscusses the ways that different animals use their hair to survive, including the polar bear, reindeer, and porcupine.
If you could have any animal's hair, whose would you choose?If you had a polar bear's double coat, you would never have to wear a hat when playing in the snow. If you had reindeer hair, it could help you stay afloat in water. And if you had a porcupine's hair, no bully would ever bother you again!WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL HAIR? is a follow-up to the adorable WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL TEETH? Each spread will feature a photographic image of the animal and its hair on the left and an illustration of a child with that animal's hair on the right. As in ANIMAL TEETH, the illustrations will be humorous and will accompany informative text.
Sandra Markle is the author of more than two hundred children's books, which have won numerous awards, including Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, IRA/CBC Children's Choice, NSTA/CBC Outstanding Trade Books for Children, NCTE Orbis Pictus Recommended, and ALA Notable Books for Children. She lives in Florida.Howard McWilliam is the illustrator of I NEED MY MONSTER, by Amanda Noll, and WHEN A DRAGON MOVES IN, by Jodi Moore. Howard left his career as a U.K. magazine editor and journalist in 2005 to concentrate on his growing career as a cartoonist and illustrator. He has won various awards and competitions for his work and has been published in a wide range of U.K. magazines and newspapers, including THE DAILY TELEGRAPH and THE WEEK. He lives in Kingston Upon Thames, England, with his wife, Rebecca.