Do kangaroos really carry their babies in pouches? Do koalas really sleep in trees? The answers to these questions are included in this interesting text introducing readers to various kinds of marsupials, such as kangaroos, koalas, and possums. They will learn about the types of habitats these mammals live in, their life cycles, and eating habits. Stimulating fact boxes, informational diagrams, useful graphic organizers, a helpful glossary, and eye-catching, full-color photographs enhance this essential science curriculum topic. Animal lovers will thoroughly enjoy this book, while also being able to use it as a valuable learning resource.