Gabrielle Balkan visits Durham Academy - Lower School

Monday, October 16, 2023: Gabrielle Balkan is coming to Durham Academy - Lower School!

Important Info for Ordering:

  • Be sure to list your STUDENT'S NAME and TEACHER'S NAME in the order comments section during checkout.
  • The book will be signed by Gabrielle Balkan and personalized for the student.
  • We will automatically apply a 10% discount to all books ordered for this event! We will manually apply the discount before we process it.
  • Under shipping options, choose "pick up at store" then pay online, and we'll deliver the books to DA; there are no shipping charges!
  • All orders must be received by noon on Sunday, October 15.

The world's largest animals come to life in this interactive book featuring 20 megafauna, 10 gatefolds, full-color illustrations and tons of facts!

An interactive (complete with gatefolds!), large-format exploration of megafauna, the mostly-extinct class of ginormous animals that thrived during the Pleistocene era after the extinction of the dinosaurs. Meet a giant armored armadillo, a giant sloth, and the three megafauna still found on earth today—African Bush Elephant, Masai Giraffe, and the Blue Whale.



Gabrielle Balkan is a writer and editor living in New York. Her books include the acclaimed atlas, The 50 States, a NCSS notable book, and its follow-up, 50 Cities. She is also the author of Book of Bones and Book of Flight, published by Phaidon.



Event date: 
Monday, October 16, 2023 - 8:15am
Event address: 
Durham Academy
Meet the Megafauna!: Get to Know 20 of the Largest Animals to Ever Roam the Earth By Gabrielle Balkan, Quang and Lien (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gabrielle Balkan, Quang and Lien (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781523508600
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Workman Publishing Company - June 27th, 2023