There are animals we hardly know they exist, like the angonoka tortoise, the green-eyed frog and the Sumatran orangutan: critically endangered species facing a high risk of extinction in the wild. In this activity and didactic book, children will both play and learn how to create homemade stuffed animals, their names and characteristics, the reason why they could become extinct and some good habits we can learn in our daily life to prevent this.Step by step, the author explains how to create the stuffed animals by using recycled materials, suchas socks, patches, zippers, buttons and more. A colourful and fun way to make children aware of what is happening to some wonderful animals around the world.
SILVIA BONANNI is a famous illustrator and author who collaborates with important Italian and foreign publishers. She has illustrated the stories of Gianni Rodari and Alain Serres, as well as the Italian editions of three books by Bernard Friot. Silvia also organizes several creative workshops for children and adults, both in Italy and abroad.