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El mono

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003408

This revised edition surveys key aspects of monkeys, describing the playful primates’ appearance, behaviors, and habitats. A folk tale explains why these creatures look almost like people.

Polar Bears

Ashley Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640003088

A countdown of five of the most captivating polar bears provides thrills as readers learn about the biological, social, and hunting characteristics of these carnivorous marine mammals.

I Am Polar Bear

J. Patrick Lewis (author) Miriam Nerlove (illustrator)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640001466

The polar bear is known by many names in different languages—White Bear, Ice Bear, Sea Bear. It is Sailor of the Icebergs, Whale’s Curse, Seal’s Dread. It is the animal deserving of great respect, the Ever-wandering One, the Master of Helping Spirits, Grandfather, or God’s Dog. Whatever its name, what is certain is that this majestic, Arctic animal is threatened by extinction and in need of human protection before it disappears from our world forever.

Aye-ayes

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002340

Peer into the nocturnal Madagascan forest canopies with this high-interest introduction to the long-fingered primates known as aye-ayes.

Barn Owls

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002357

Peer into the nocturnal forests with this high-interest introduction to the pale, broad-winged birds of prey known as barn owls.

Flying Foxes

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002364

Peer into the nocturnal skies with this high-interest introduction to the large fruit bats known as flying foxes.

Luna Moths

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002371

Peer into the nocturnal North American forests with this high-interest introduction to the green-winged insects known as luna moths.

Slow Lorises

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002388

Peer into the nocturnal Southeast Asian tropical forests with this high-interest introduction to the venomous primates known as slow lorises.

Tasmanian Devils

Quinn M. Arnold (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640002395

Peer into the nocturnal Tasmanian forests with this high-interest introduction to the sharp-toothed carnivorous marsupials known as Tasmanian devils.

Flamingos

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566605267

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.

El avestruz

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781640000018

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of ostriches, the tall, fast-running African birds. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why ostriches keep their wings close to the body. Una exploración básica de la apariencia, el comportamiento y el hábitat del avestruz, un ave africana grande que corre a gran velocidad. También incluye una cuento folclórico que explica por qué el avestruz mantiene sus alas pegadas al cuerpo.

Mites

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602778

A basic introduction to mites, examining where they live, how they grow, what they eat, and the unique traits that help to define them, such as their ability to live on animals and in dust. Some of our world’s most intriguing animals are among its creepiest. Creepy Creatures looks into the microscope, combs through fur, and investigates the outdoors to spotlight six more mini-beasts that scurry, fly, or jump. Each book matches clear text with up-close (and often startling) photos to give young readers an easy-to-follow introduction to the featured creature’s body, growth process, behavior, food sources, and common habitats. Each title concludes with an activity that emphasizes the animal’s defining physical characteristics.

Dachshunds

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609517

A brief overview of the physical characteristics, personality traits, and habits of the dachshund breed, as well as descriptions of famous pop-culture dachshunds such as Buster.

Pugs

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609524

A brief overview of the physical characteristics, personality traits, and habits of the pug breed, as well as descriptions of famous pop-culture pugs such as Frank.

Boxers

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609494

A brief overview of the physical characteristics, personality traits, and habits of the boxer breed, as well as descriptions of famous pop-culture boxers such as Wilson.

Chihuahuas

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609500

A brief overview of the physical characteristics, personality traits, and habits of the Chihuahua breed, as well as descriptions of famous pop-culture Chihuahuas such as Gidget.

Ostriches

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609326

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of ostriches, the tall, fast-running African birds. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why ostriches keep their wings close to the body.

Peacocks

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609333

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of peacocks, the rainforest birds whose males have showy feathers. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why peacocks are so colorful.

Sloths

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609357

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of sloths, the slow-moving, tree-dwelling mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why sloths do not build nests.

Snow Leopards

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609364

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of snow leopards, the non-roaring big cats of Central Asia. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why snow leopards have spotted fur.

Armadillos

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609296

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of armadillos, the distinctively armored American mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how armadillos became musical.

Foxes

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566609302

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of foxes, the widespread members of the dog family. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how foxes can outsmart other animals.

Meerkats

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607988

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of meerkats, the African mammals that live in mobs. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why meerkats are always on the lookout.

Raccoons

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566607995

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of raccoons, the ring-tailed North American mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why raccoons have masked faces.

Storks

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566608008

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of storks, Earth’s big wading birds. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why marabou storks have featherless heads.