- Publication Date: September 15, 1987
- Imprint: Abrams Books for Young Readers
- Trim Size: 9 1⁄2 x 13
- ISBN: 9780810918689
- Page Count: 40
- Illustrations: 40 pages of full-color illustration
- Rights: US and Canada, English
The international blockbuster alphabet book from bestselling and acclaimed creator Graeme Base, in a giftable deluxe anniversary edition
With millions of copies sold around the world, Graeme Base’s amazing alliterative alphabet book is one of the most beloved titles of all time. Animalia’s incredible imaginary world intrigues readers of all ages, with hidden objects and ideas on every page. Start with “A is for An Armoured Armadillo Avoiding an Angry Alligator” and you’ll find aprons, ants, aces, Atom-brand anchovies, and much more. The rest of the alphabet is just as much fun!
This anniversary edition also comes with a special edition poster and riddle on the reverse side of the book jacket.
About the author
Graeme Base received international acclaim for his smash hit Animalia, which has sold more than three million copies. Among his many other beloved and bestselling books are The Jewel Fish of Karnak, Enigma, The Eleventh Hour, The Water Hole, The Legend of the Golden Snail, and many more. He lives with his family in Melbourne, Australia.