Book Review, Non-fiction Books

Go Wild in the Mountains by Goldie Hawk & illustrated by Rachael Saunders

Go Wild in the Mountains is a valuable resource for anyone who loves adventures and exploring. From beautiful views to perilous peaks to spotting amazing wildlife, this book contains everything kids need to know about exploring mountains safely.

Beginning with “what is a mountain” and how they’re formed, it covers so much about these incredible places. The diversity of what you can do in the mountains is thoroughly explained with colourful, appealing illustrations and fantastically realistic animal drawings.

Readers will learn how to tie knots, how to build an igloo, tips for pitching tents and building a fire, info about how to identify animals and much more.

Topics include:

What is a Mountain?

What You Will Need in the Mountains

Hiking in the Mountains

Setting up Camp in the Mountains

Summer Mountain Activities

Winter Mountain Activities

What to See in the Mountains

What to do if you get into Trouble in the Mountains

Potential dangers and first aid tips are emphasised making this a really practical book for young explorers. I know my children will get a lot of use and enjoyment out of this fantastic guide!

Thank you to Nosy Crow for this brilliant book!

Click on the cover below to find out more or purchase on-line from Amazon.

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