Marianne Taylor is a writer and editor whose career has been steered from the start by her obsessive interest in the natural world. She has written books on subjects from mountain gorillas and nature photography, to science and wildlife in London. She lives in Kent and, when not at her desk, is likely to be found in the nearest woodland, binoculars around neck and notebook in hand. Paul Moran is a UK-based illustrator who has many years of experience in producing artwork for books, magazines and toys using both digital and traditional techniques.
A dazzling collection of factoids that should keep inquiring minds whirring for hours Financial Times Another fascinating book, perfect for dipping into, full of fun, almost unbelievable and often downright disgusting facts about the animal world Parents in Touch