Desert Defenders: A Kids’ Guide to the Desert


Build kids’ knowledge about the desert and its inhabitants with this playfully educational guide featuring desert animals and plants, and their ingenious adaptations to the extreme conditions of their habitat. Designed with a colorful, vintage comic book motif, the guide focuses on how desert-dwellers stay cool, defend themselves, find water and food, and rely on each other for survival. Practical tips and suggestions challenge kids to help protect the desert’s residents and become life-long desert defenders!

SKU: 978-1-947251-07-6 Category:


  • Lightweight and portable—sized for backpack, pocket
  • Laminated for durability and water resistance
  • Accordion-fold design with unique wrap-around cover and interlock-snap closure
  • Colorful photos of widespread desert plants and animals
  • Vintage comic book motif designed to appeal to younger learners
  • Easy-to-read text introduces desert habitats, animal and plant adaptations and conservation measures

Additional information

Weight 1.5 oz
Dimensions 9 × 4 × .25 in