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Reviewed by Melissa Tanaka for Readers' Favorite
Mr. Biddle’s Great African Safari by Anne Mason is simply delightful! Equal parts educational and entertaining, this book follows a stuffed bear by the name of Mr. Biddle as he explores the savanna to bring us a closer look at some of the most incredible and dangerous animals on our planet. This book has everything from leopards to elephants and flamingos to fur seals! In addition, each animal has a detailed description which is filled to the brim with fun facts such as their coloring, diet, and athletic abilities that are sure to spark a child’s natural curiosity of the world around them, and is paired with a beautiful picture of the animal along with Mr. Biddle.
Calling animal lovers and adventurers of all ages! Both my niece and I absolutely loved reading Mr. Biddle’s Great African Safari, and I suspect that it will be making the rounds at another story time in the near future. One thing I really enjoyed about this cute and sweet book was that each animal had a little map of Africa that showed just where exactly that animal could be found. With a continent as large and diverse as Africa, it was incredibly helpful for my niece and me to have a visual representation of different locations. Mason has created a beautiful book that offers insight into the lives of a variety of majestic creatures, transporting readers from wherever they may be to the awe inspiring backdrop of the African continent and the many animals that live there.