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10 books about animals

Pick up one of these featured titles on animals in May 2021.

There are hundreds of books published on animals. To save you time trying to find your next read, we pull together 10 of the most popular titles with updated prices for delivery to your door.

The Fascinating Animal Book for Kids: 500 Wild Facts! by Ginjer Clarke

Category: Animals

This book was published last year by Rockridge Press and takes approximately 7.0 hours to read.

National Geographic Animal Encyclopedia: 2,500 Animals with Photos, Maps, and More! by Lucy Spelman

Category: Animals

This book was published 9 years ago by National Geographic Kids and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.

The Animal Book: A Visual Encyclopedia of Life on Earth by David Burnie

Category: Animals

This book was published 8 years ago by DK Children and takes approximately 10.1 hours to read.

National Geographic The Photo Ark: One Man's Quest to Document the World's Animals by Joel Sartore

Category: Plants & Animals

This book was published 4 years ago by National Geographic and takes approximately 13.3 hours to read.

An Anthology of Intriguing Animals by DK

Category: Reptiles & Amphibians

This book was published 3 years ago by DK Children and takes approximately 7.5 hours to read.

Weird But True Animals by National Geographic Kids

Category: Animals

This book was published 3 years ago by National Geographic Kids and takes approximately 6.9 hours to read.

National Geographic Little Kids First Big Book of Animals by Catherine Hughes

Category: Mammals

This book was published 11 years ago by National Geographic Kids and takes approximately 4.3 hours to read.

Natural History: The Ultimate Visual Guide to Everything on Earth (Smithsonian) by DK

Category: Wildlife

This book was published 11 years ago by DK and takes approximately 21.6 hours to read.

The Animal Book: A Collection of the Fastest, Fiercest, Toughest, Cleverest, Shyest―and Most Surprising―Animals on Earth (Boston Globe-Horn Book Honors (Awards)) by Steve Jenkins

Category: Animals

This book was published 8 years ago by HMH Books for Young Readers and takes approximately 6.9 hours to read.

Wildlife of the World by DK

Category: Plants & Animals

This book was published 6 years ago by DK and takes approximately 16.0 hours to read.

We estimate total reading time by multiplying a book's page count by an average reading speed of 2 minutes per page. Summaries sourced from Google Books.

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