With the author's knowledge of anatomical illustration, this book presents a range of creatures, accompanied by 100s of anatomical notes, to both educate and entertain. From skeletons, to musculature, to the finished creature, it is suitable for creature enthusiasts and art buffs.
Whitlatch is one of the top creature designers and academic illustrators working in the field today. Scientifically and academically trained, her movie credits include Star Wars: The Phantom Menace, Jumanji, Men in Black, The Polar Express, and Beowulf. She has worked for Lucasfilm, ILM, Pixar, and Dlsney, among others, as well as for zoos, museums and The World Wildlife Fund.