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Wild City: Meet the animals who share our city spaces Hardcover – 1 October 2020
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Cities are busy places, full of millions of people. But we aren’t their only inhabitants. Our city streets, buildings, parks, rivers and gardens welcome all kinds of animals from pigeons to penguins and spiders to sharks.
Wild City explores how animals live alongside humans in busy cities. Wherever you are in the world, this book will help you take a fresh look at the urban environment and discover the incredible range of creatures who call it home.
Illustrated by Lucy Rose, whose work is inspired by vintage prints and art deco posters, and written by journalist Ben Hoare who was the Features Editors of BBC Wildlife magazine.
Mumbai is home to more than 20 million people, making this megacity one of the biggest in the world. It’s a busy, bustling place. But at night, Mumbai shows a wilder side. Snakes, big cats and many other creatures appear from their daytime hiding places.
Meet the amazing animals who share our city spaces in this illustrated non-fiction title. From New York’s chipmunks to penguins in Cape Town, this fascinating nature trip around the world’s cities is full of interesting facts and creatures ― WRD Magazine
Lyrical and factual text written by the award-winning Ben Hoare is perfectly complemented by Lucy Rose's stunning
illustrations. The beautiful cityscapes are full of detail with something new to discover with every look
About the Author
Lucy Rose graduated from Falmouth University, UK, with a BA in Illustration. Her work is largely inspired by vintage prints and art deco posters, using limited and muted colour palettes. Lucy has always loved the print processes and this is reflected in her work. She combines handprint-inspired layers with pen-drawn figures and puts them together using digital techniques. Her work features a mixture of both narrative and decorative elements to create striking, graphic compositions, and has appeared in, among others, The Daily Telegraph, Deloitte, Financial Times, Johns Hopkins Health Review, and Royal Ascot Magazine.
- Publisher : Macmillan Children's Books (1 October 2020); Pan Macmillan UK
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 64 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0753446103
- ISBN-13 : 978-0753446102
- Reading age : 7 - 11 years
- Item Weight : 590 g
- Dimensions : 24.5 x 1.6 x 28.7 cm
- Country of Origin : United Kingdom
- Importer : Pan Macmillan India
- Packer : AAJ Enterprises Pvt. Ltd.
- Generic Name : Book
- Best Sellers Rank: #72,251 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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