1 kangaroo jump = 2 ringtailed lemur leaps. Have you ever wondered just how far animals can jump? These cool comparisons explain it all–from tiny grasshopper hurdles and coyote vaults to the world’s best pouncer: the snow leopard! You’ll even see how many leaps each one needs to circle the globe. With its delightful illustrations, this fun book makes it easy to understand numbers and distance.
Alison Limentani has a degree in Animal Behavior and worked as a zookeeper before training as a veterinary nurse. She is passionate about drawing animals, and sharing her knowledge about them, which led her to complete a Master’s of Art in Children’s Book Illustration at the Cambridge School of Art in England. She teaches children’s art classes at London Zoo and creates images using traditional printmaking techniques. Alison lives in Cambridge, England.