Capybaras are having a moment in picture books, so it makes sense to interview one, right?
SB: Excuse me, Ms. Capybara, would you introduce yourself to our readers on behalf of your species?
Ms. Capybara: Certainly, but you must not be from South America, right? You North Americans are all about squirrels and chipmunks and beavers and such, but folks in the southern half of this hemisphere know us well. I should start with basic facts, I suppose, which you could have found easily on your own. Sources as simple as National Geographic would tell you this much, and more: