Jaguars, the largest big cats in the Western Hemisphere, pad quietly around thick rainforests looking for their next meal. Sometimes they rest in tall trees, watching and waiting for prey to pass by. When an animal comes within reach, these wild cats can kill them with a single bite. Readers will learn many reasons why jaguars are successful hunters. Mesmerizing photographs of these beautiful creatures in their habitats engage readers of all levels. Fun-fact boxes and a graphic organizer offer more information and aid in comprehension.