In simple, easy-to-understand language, this guide teaches children what mountains are and what kinds of animals and plants live there. --from publisher description
 p. : col. ill., map ; 23 x 27 cm.
Includes bibliographical references (p. ).
John Sill holds a BS in wildlife biology from North Carolina State University. Combining his knowledge of wildlife and artistic skill, John has achieved an impressive reputation as a wildlife artist and received many awards. He has illustrated more than twenty-five books in the About... and About Habitats series. He lives in North Carolina.