Life on the snowy slopes of the world's tallest mountains isn't always easy. However, some animals have learned how to thrive in this challenging environment. This exciting title will help young readers learn about these unusual animals including the Himalayan tahr and Himalayan marmot that have made mountain peaks their home. Following life sciences curricula, readers will gain an understanding of how these creatures have adapted to the dangers of their habitats. This title includes features to enhance young reader engagement such as lively full-color photographs, questions to encourage connections, a vocabulary-building glossary, and a drawing activity to boost ingenuity.