Did you know that giraffes can lick their ears? Or that ostriches can’t walk backwards? These and many more charming quirks about the animal kingdom (ants never sleep! starfish don’t have brains!) are detailed in this visually sophisticated and appealing gift book. Illustrator Maja Säfström’s entrancing illustrations bring these captivating facts to life—making The Illustrated Compendium of Amazing Animal Facts a must-have for animal and art lovers both young and old.
Maja Säfström is a Stockholm-based illustrator and architect.
This charming compendium contains over 100 pages of fascinating facts about the animal kingdom illustrated with whimsical detail.