Mammals Who Morph: The Universe Tells Our Evolution Story

Mammals Who Morph: The Universe Tells Our Evolution Story

Jennifer Morgan (author), Dana Lynne Anderson (illustrator)

Publisher: Dawn Publications ISBN: 9781584693000

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This remarkable evolution series, narrated by the Universe itself, concludes with this third book, the amazing story of mammals and humans. It picks up after From Lava to Life: The Universe Tells Our Earth Story with the extinction of dinosaurs, and tells how tiny mammals survived and morphed into lots of new Earthlings ... horses, whales and a kind of mammal with a powerful imagination--you! It is a story of chaos, creativity and heroes--the greatest adventure on Earth! And it is a personal story . . . about our bodies, our minds, and spirits. It is our story. As the president of the American Montessori Society said, These books are alive with wonder, radiance, and deep relevance.

Reading Level
Fountas Pinnell Guided Reading
Animals, Birds & Insects Marine Life Nature Picture Books Science & Technology
Interest Age
Ages 6-8 Ages 9-12
3rd Grade 4th Grade 5th Grade 6th Grade
English (US)
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