I love Maxwell Eaton III, and that's the truth! He has penned a series of books that present seriously funny facts about some of our world's most amazing animals. There are four so far with another on the way in May. Take a peek at one of them to see if I'm telling the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.
The Truth About Bears
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Did you know that polar bears smell seals through the ice and snow in order to find and eat them? Did you know that when a bear is born, it weighs less than a picture book? Did you know that bears sleep all winter and don't go to the bathroom while they hibernate?
The Truth About Hippos
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Did you know that there are two types of hippo: the common hippo and the pygmy hippo (which is like a common hippo but smaller)? Did you know that all hippos live in Africa? Did you know that hippos can't actually swim?
The Truth About Elephants
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Did you know that an elephant's tusks never stop growing? And that they use six sets of teeth throughout their lives? Did you know that elephants can sometimes purr like giant cats?
The Truth About Dolphins
Did you know that baby dolphins are usually born tail-first? Did you know that each dolphin has a unique whistle (like a human's fingerprints) that makes them instantly recognizable to their friends? Did you know that killer whales are actually a kind of dolphin?
The Truth About Crocodiles (coming May 7, 2019)