The Penguins of Boulders is a charming illustration into the lives of one of the most adorable and charismatic creatures on earth – the African penguin. Situated on the eastern shores of False Bay, and in the town of Simons Town, the Boulders area forms one of the only protected mainland breeding colonies of African penguin, on the entire African continent. Dirk Schmidt has captured more than 100 full colour images and provides interesting facts on the lives of these quaint animals allowing us a beautiful insight into this vulnerable bird species forming part of the vast diversity of life on the African continent.
From the Atlantic and the South Pacific to the Caribbean and the Red Sea, this book covers the oceans with a wide range of aerial and underwater photography, and even photographs from space. It includes a chapter on beautiful sea creatures and powerful underwater predators, as well as all the other delicate life of our oceans.
Sasol First Field Guide to Birds of Prey of Southern Africa provides fascinating insight into the birdlife of the region. With the help of full-colour photo graphs and distribution maps, and easy-to-read text, the young adult and budding naturalist will be able to identify the more common birds of prey in southern Africa.
This adorable collection of cute canine pictures and heart warming quotes is dedicated to our lovable and faithful four-legged friends. The wag of their tails speaks a thousand words and their loyalty knows no bounds. Dog lovers everywhere will know how dogs delight and enrich our lives and that they truly are a man's best friend.
Fascinated by birds? Curious about their habitats and flight patterns? Get up close and personal with British Birds, and improve your identification skills.
Perfect for all bird enthusiasts.
Provides advice on selecting fish varieties, equipment for the home tank, fish anatomy and the traits of different varieties. This book also offers advice on compatible fish varieties for the aquarium, feeding and water maintenance, and recognising diseases and keeping a healthful tank environment.
Although for many visitors the Kalahari evokes images of winter game drives in a vast desert of thirsty red sands, it is the capricious summer landscape that has been luring painter and photographer Robert Grogan back to this region for more than 30 years.
"My mum's the best because..." Is it her hugs, her kisses, her dancing? Whatever it is that makes a mum the best, this simple, classic book has it all - and features a cast of hilarious animal characters, too!
Well-known geologist Nick Norman leads young readers into the absorbing world of geology. Budding rock collectors will find out all about the rocks that theyÆll encounter in southern Africa, with a view to building their own rock collections.
Sasol First Field Guide to Frogs of Southern Africa is a fascinating guide to the frogs of the region.Full-colour photographs, distribution maps and easy-to-read text will help the budding naturalist to identify the frog species that occur in southern Africa, discover where they live, and learn about their behaviour.
Sasol First Field Guide to Mammals of Southern Africa provides fascinating insight into the wild animals of the region. Through full-colour photographs and distribution maps, and easy-to-read text, the beginner and budding naturalist will be able to identify the more common mammal species found in southern Africa.
Sasol First Field Guide to Gemstones of Southern Africa is a fascinating guide to the gemstones of the region. Full-colour photo graphs and easy-to-read text will help the beginner and budding naturalist to identify the more common gemstones that occur in southern Africa, discover where they are found, and learn about their unusual features.