Eye on the Wild: Orangutan (Hardcover)

Eye on the Wild: Orangutan Cover Image
By Suzi Eszterhas (Photographs by)
Out of Print


High in the trees of the rainforest in Sumatra, a baby orangutan is born. Follow her from birth to adulthood, as she learns to look after herself. See her eating her first solid food — mashed fruit, learning to climb, and relaxing in the "nest." She will stay with her mom, learning how to survive in the forest, until she is five years old.Also available in the Eye on the Wild series:Gorilla Cheetah Brown Bear Lion Sea Otter

About the Author

California -based wildlife photographer Suzi Eszterhas spends nine months of the year taking photographs of a wide variety of wildlife in the field. In recent years, she has specialized in documenting family life and has become well known for her unprecedented work with newborn animals. She has led instructional photography tours and workshops everywhere from Antarctica and the Arctic to Alaska and Montana. Her previous titles in the Eye on the Wild series include Gorilla, Cheetah, Lion, Brown Bear, Orangutan, and Sea Otter. She divides her time between San Rafael, CA, and Bristol, U.K.

Praise For…

"She is so weak she can barely raise her head. But her little fingers are very strong and she will use them to cling to her mum’s long red fur. The orangutan mum holds her baby close, to keep her safe and warm in the wet jungle." from the book

Product Details
ISBN: 9781847803160
ISBN-10: 1847803164
Publisher: Frances Lincoln Children's Books
Publication Date: February 26th, 2013
Pages: 32
Language: English
Series: Eye on the Wild