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author: Christopher Cheng
illustrator: Mark Jackson

series name:
Read and Wonder

Python stirs and slithers out from her shelter, smelling the air with her forked tongue. Itís time to molt her dull scales and reveal the glistening snake underneath. Gliding along a tree, the hungry python stalks her prey. Combining informative facts, expressive illustrations, and a lyrical, mesmerizing narrative, this book will captivate anyone fascinated by this iconic creature.

suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$7.99 / $0.00
1536221635 /  9781536221633
on sale date:
Non-Fiction - Picture Book / EBook
age range:
5 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / N/A
grade range:
Kindergarten - Grade 3
Juvenile Fiction; Animals; People & Places; Science & Nature;
author’s comments:
Christopher Cheng established the Zoomobile and taught at the Taronga Zoo in Sydney, Australia, and now is a full-time author of childrenís books. He lives in Australia.
illustrator’s comments:
Mark Jackson has illustrated numerous picture books, including The Truth About Penguins by Meg McKinlay. He lives in Melbourne, Australia.
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