Monday, July 06, 2009

Why Do Horses Have Manes?

"Why Do Horses Have Manes?" by Elizabeth Macleod is an
informative non-fiction book. The format of the book has a
paragraph per page. The writing answers questions about
horses. Also, many colorful pictures of horses are
included. There are even some quizzes and match-up games
about horses. Science about horses, as well a popular
culture horses and horse myths, are covered.

With only
four chapters and sixty-four pages, this book is not too
daunting for younger readers. There are some terms that
little ones may be unfamiliar with. However, Macleod
defines words in a comprehensible manner. After reading
this book, kids will have a better understanding about
horses. They'll even learn some unusual facts and horse

Evolution is discussed


Reviewer City, State and Country: Staten Island,