White's The Bestiary: A Book of Beasts was the first and, for a time, the only English translation of a medieval bestiary. White provides an excellent appendix that explains how the creatures of the bestiary influenced the development of allegory and symbolism in art and literature.
Matt and Emily Calder’s travels through time come to a thrilling conclusion in the third book of the Hollow Earth trilogy as the siblings struggle to close Hollow Earth—and keep the monsters inside. Twins Matt and Emily Calder may be divided by time, but they are united in their mission to close Hollow Earth before the monsters inside can destroy the world. The key to success lies with their Animare talents: they can draw things into life and travel in time through art. But there are monsters outside Hollow Earth as well. Monsters intent on taking control of the beasts for themselves. And the worst monster of all is their own father…
The Book of Beasts by Edith Nesbit with illustrations by H. R. Millar. This edition is a republication of "The Book of Beasts" first published in The Strand Magazine, No. 99 (March 1899). The Book of Beasts is a Dragon Fairy Tale Story by Edith Nesbit in which a young boy named Lionel is made King and discovers a very peculiar book in the Palace library. When Lionel opens the book, out of the pages fly a Butterfly and a Blue Bird of Paradise! But when he opens the book again, he releases a terrible Red Dragon.
A compendium of monsters, critters, and mythical creatures to color. Filled with mythical monsters from around the world, The Book of Beasts will take young readers on an epic coloring quest through ancient lands and lore. As they fill in the pages, children will encounter creatures from Aboriginal, African, Mesoamerican, Greek, Roman, Indian, Norse, Chinese, and Japanese tales. On the back of each page, kids will find background on the beasts in the book. Featuring a fully foiled cover.
Delve into history and discover a time when colossal creatures and humongous dinosaurs roamed the earth. Featuring more than 90 of the most fascinating and ferocious animals that prehistory had to offer, readers can colour in the beguiling beasts and then learn all about them by turning to the back of each page.Also in the 'Fantastic Beasts to Colour & Discover' series:9781780554297 The Book of Beasts