Wings carry tiny insects, fluttering butterflies, and backyard birds, and they even once propelled some dinosaurs up and through the skies. Find out how, when, and why birds and beasts have taken to the air, and discover how wings work in this informative and brilliantly illustrated book about flight.
Anyone fascinated with flight can discover how, when, and why birds and beasts have taken to the air. Learn how wings work in this informative and beautifully illustrated book. Cut paper illustrations make subjects pop off the page. Very nice. 2001, Houghton Mifflin, $16.00. Ages 5 to 10. Reviewer: S. Kleven SOURCE: Parent Council, September 2001 (Vol. 9, No. 1)