Steve Backshall's Deadly 60
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In 2003, Steve moved to the BBC’s Natural History Unit, where he took his place on the long running children’s wildlife programme ‘The Really Wild Show’.
He travels the world to learn about the most inspiring animals, from boxing mantis shrimp to charging tigers. Each animal has a rating a little like trump cards, with categories size, speed, weapons and deadly rating, with up to 5 points for each item. Steve’s great passion is inspiring others to get outside and get interested in wildlife and the Great Outdoors, and in this ‘How To’ guide, he comes up with a thousand suggestions for doing just that. Steve Backshall's Deadly 60 accompanies the CBBC television series of the same name, and follows wild life expert Steve Backshall on a round the world trip to document sixty deadly creatures.Our team is made up of book lovers who are dedicated to sourcing and providing the best books for kids. It is packed full of facts about the animals and their habitats, and the survival mechanisms that they employ.
Join our community to get personalised book suggestions, extracts straight to your inbox, 10% off RRPs, and to change children’s lives. He illustrates his tips with examples of his own detective work on land and in the water from tropical rainforests to the African Savanna, from the Arctic tundra to the desert. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. He has just six months to travel six continents and find 60 of the deadliest creatures on the planet for the 26-part Children s BBC series of the same name which will air on BBC 1, CBBC, Discovery and Animal Planet channels. He loves that he recognises the animals from the show and tells me what he remembers from the show, and is enjoying finding out other facts about each animal.He has presented on Earth Pulse on the National Geographic channel, as well as the popular BBC children. After writing for ROUGH GUIDES and filming documentaries for NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC he became a key member of the expedition team for the hit series, LOST LAND OF THE JAGUAR, LOST LAND OF THE VOLCANO and LOST LAND OF THE TIGER. His wide range of work has inspired the next generation of naturalists and has taken him to South East Asia. But something happens to make Saker change sides and now he’s on the run from his predatory brothers. Registered office address: Unit 34 Vulcan House Business Centre, Vulcan Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 3EF.