Just the Right Size

By Nicola Davies, illustrated by Neal Layton
Year published: 2015

Candlewick Press

Why Big Animals are Big and Little Animals are Little

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Did you ever wonder why there are no high-flying, wall-climbing, tall-building-leaping superheroes in real life? Find out what keeps big animals (like us) from engaging in astonishing feats of strength and agility, and yet why being tiny and all-powerful might have a downside. Whether big or small, our size defines more about us than we could ever imagine. 

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