In these true tales of wildlife survival, children discover how many of America's most beautiful and fascinating animals have often come close to dying out. Yet through the inspiring and heroic efforts of people who stepped in when all seemed lost, these endangered animals not only came back from the brink of extinction, but in many cases are thriving once again. Through these heartfelt stories of animal survival, kids learn how Americans and their government can make a difference in protecting their country's endangered wildlife. Full-color photographs and a habitat map enrich these true tales of conservationism and courage. America's Animal Comebacks is written in a narrative nonfiction format that is intended to grab kids' attention and engage struggling readers.