Bringing Back the Wolves

How a Predator Restored an Ecosystem

Written by Jude Isabella, Illustrated by Kim Smith

This nonfiction book explains ecosystems and how every member of the ecosystem plays an important part. This is an informative book specifically about wolves when they were reintroduced to Yellowstone Park in 1995. It explains why this event was important for the purpose of restoring the food chain and environment. This book is not only about wolves, but touches on many animals, including elk, the red fox, crows, and beetles. The illustrations and graphs compliment the facts presented. It is explained simply and gives the reader a greater appreciation of wolves and nature as a whole.

Reviewed by Kristen Hunt, Media Clerk, Whittier Elementary School
Rating: ★★★★★ (5 stars)
Interest Level: Grades 3-6

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Bringing Back the Wolves
Written by Jude Isabella, Illustrated by Kim Smith
Kids Can Press
39 pages
Release Date: March 3, 2020
ISBN: 9781771386258
A review copy was provided by the publisher.

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