I am a huge fan of trivia games, which is part of the reason why I am drawn to this book.
Steve Jenkins makes creative use of page flips to first introduce animals and then describe their unique defence mechanisms. Young readers will love guessing each answer and will be wowed by Jenkins’ beautiful collages and informative text. Here is one example:
When an octopus is threatened …[page flip]… it squirts a thick cloud of black ink into the water, confusing its attacker.