This book contains a collection of 128 poems/verses, along with one skit, about
a variety of extinct, rare, endangered, or threatened species of Africa and Europe.
Over fifty of the mammals, birds, butterflies, reptiles, amphibians, and sea creatures
are illustrated. Through use of humor and pathos, as well as a variety of poetic
structures, the author will engage the young and not-so-young, as they discover their
role in helping wildlife from these continents. You'll want to laugh with the hyena,
cry with the quagga, and say "aye" to the aye-aye.
These poems are best enjoyed when read aloud in an enthusiastic manner. If your
enthusiam takes the form of positive action, her primary objective will have been