Books The Animal Book A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest--and Most Surprising--animals on Earth by Steve Jenkins Hardcover, 208 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $21.99 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Animal BookSubtitleA Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest--and Most Surprising--animals on EarthAuthorSteve Jenkins Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers Book Summary The Caldecott Honor-winning author/illustrator of What Do You Do With a Tail Like This? offers a visual feast in this rich treasury that explores the world around us and the extraordinary creatures that we share it with. Genres: Children's Books Nonfiction Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Animal Book Book Reviews NPR's Book Concierge: Our Guide To 2013's Great Reads December 4, 2013 NPR staff and critics selected more than 200 standout titles. Now it's up to you: Choose your own adventure! Use our tags to search through books and find the perfect read.