Why? Why? Why? (Vol. 16) Animals at Work

Wieso? Weshalb? Warum?, Band 16: Tiere im Einsatz

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  • Depicts animals working for the police, the emergency services and in therapy
  • Everything about abilities, tasks, equipment and training
  • Perfect for animal lovers, with detailed illustrations und flaps
16 pp 4 years + 24,5 x 27,8 cm EUR 14.99 May 2021 Wire-O 978-3-473-60007-6 • With flaps and half-punchings.


With their noses, their strength and their empathy, animals assist us every day. Oxen, donkeys and camels carry and pull loads for us while dogs, llamas and geese are keeping watch and protecting us. Using the flaps, children discover how police horses accompany a rally, rescue dogs trace missing persons and therapy alpacas make us feel better. They also learn how animals and humans train together for these tasks.

About the Series

The WWW series stands out for its playful, enticing way of conveying just the information that kids want to know. Centered on who-what-how questions, the titles in the series explore subjects of great interest to young children. The thousands of questions children ask daily are answered by means of interactive elements, engaging illustrations, and age-appropriate texts. Because the lively illustrations convey so much, the books hold children's interest even without an adult to read the clear, friendly texts. WWW is ideally suited for preschool and kindergarten ages, for children 4 to 7 years old.

The Author

Andrea Erne was born in 1958 in Stuttgart, Germany. She studied German, politics and cultural studies and began her career as an editor for a daily newspaper. She then moved to a large children's book publisher, and later began working freelance as an editor and author for book publishers and newspapers.

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