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Flamingos

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566605267

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A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of flamingos, the long-legged wading birds. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how flamingos came to live at salt lakes. This popular and newly expanded series continues traveling the planet to study these and other fascinating animals. Beautiful photos are paired with accessible text to examine the featured creature’s appearance, habitat, behaviors, and life cycle. Each book also presents a folk story that people have used to help explain the animal’s appearance or behavior.

Retrievers

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602518

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A brief overview of the physical characteristics, personality traits, and habits of the retriever breeds, as well as descriptions of famous pop-culture retrievers such as Buddy. From hardworking German shepherds to high-energy terriers, there are dogs to match the lifestyles and personalities of many people. Fetch! helps future pet owners retrieve basic knowledge about the traits and history of six popular dog breeds. Dynamic photos bound off the page, and the text gently instructs young owners in the care and responsibility of pets. At the end of each book is a panel about a famous pop-culture example of the breed, from Snoopy to Toto.

Rottweilers

Mari Schuh (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781681031323

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Guardians of those they love, Rottweilers are strong and confident. They were first bred to protect and drive cattle. Today, they often work as police dogs. Curious beginning readers will love learning why Rottweilers are among the most popular dog breeds in America!

Pet Tricks

J. Strum and M. Greve

Publisher: Rourke Publishing ISBN: 9781615907014

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Onomtopeia and alliterative text along with colorful close-up photos of many different pets brings this book to life.

What Lives in the Arctic?

Oona Gaarder Juntti (author)

Publisher: ABDO ISBN: 9781617862991

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This book includes an overview of the arctic as well as a map showing where it is located. Beautiful, rich, oversized photos enhance the pages along with basic information and an additional factoid about the specific animals living in the arctic.