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Dogs

Marie Pearson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503846227

Highlights fascinating facts about dogs, from their domestication to their role as beloved pets today. Learn about the Saint Bernard who saved the lives of more than 40 people, dogs that yodel instead of bark, the Japanese dog that spent nine years waiting for his owner to come home, and more! Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

Dinosaurs

M. J. York (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503846210

Highlights fascinating facts about dinosaurs, from their first appearance on Earth to their extinction 65 million years ago. Learn about a dinosaur nicknamed after a rock star, a battle between two dinosaurs that are forever captured in a series of fossils, the dinosaurs as long as a jumbo jet wing, and more! Additional features include a table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, and sources for further research.

Puffins and Penguins

Arnold Ringstad (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836044

Explores the similarities between puffins and penguins, and how to tell them apart. Discover how traits like habitat, ability to fly, and beak shape can be used to identify these black and white sea birds. Additional features include a side-by-side comparison of the animals, an activity encouraging readers to demonstrate their knowledge, a phonetic glossary, sources for further reading, an introduction to the author, and an index.

Spiders and Daddy Long Legs

Megan Gendell (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836051

Explores the similarities between spiders and daddy long legs, and how to tell them apart. Discover how traits like body shape, ability to make silk, and defense mechanisms can be used to identify these common arachnids. Additional features include a side-by-side comparison of the animals, an activity encouraging readers to demonstrate their knowledge, a phonetic glossary, sources for further reading, an introduction to the author, and an index.

Toads and Frogs

M. J. York (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836068

Explores the similarities between toads and frogs, and how to tell them apart. Discover how traits like skin texture, methods of reproduction, and winter survival methods can be used to identify these hopping amphibians. Additional features include a side-by-side comparison of the animals, an activity encouraging readers to demonstrate their knowledge, a phonetic glossary, sources for further reading, an introduction to the author, and an index.

Turtles and Tortoises

Ryan Gale (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836075

Explores the similarities between turtles and tortoises, and how to tell them apart. Discover how traits like shell shape, habitat, and lifespan can be used to identify these slow-moving reptiles. Additional features include a side-by-side comparison of the animals, an activity encouraging readers to demonstrate their knowledge, a phonetic glossary, sources for further reading, an introduction to the author, and an index.

Wasps and Bees

Marie Pearson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503836082

Explores the similarities between wasps and bees, and how to tell them apart. Discover how traits like body shape, diet, and nesting materials can be used to identify these stinging insects. Additional features include a side-by-side comparison of the animals, an activity encouraging readers to demonstrate their knowledge, a phonetic glossary, sources for further reading, an introduction to the author, and an index.

Shih Tzus

Susan H. Gray (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781602539099

Cuddly and cute, shih tzus are some of the most popular dogs around. Learn more about these fuzzy, friendly dogs in this book.

The Animal Life Cycle

Maddie Spalding (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503833319

Introduces the life cycle of animals. Readers will gain insight into different types of animals, how they grow and change, and the pattern of life and death. Additional features include a diagram of the cycle, table of contents, a phonetic glossary, an index, an introduction to the author, and sources for further research.

Monarch Butterfly Migration

Rebecca Hirsch (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731788

Explains how monarch butterflies live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists the different types of migrations animals make.

Locust Migration

L. E. Carmichael (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731771

Explains how locusts live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats locusts may face on their migration.

Crocodiles

Sophie Lockwood (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781602537828

Gliding quietly along the banks of a river, crocodiles are formidable members of the animal kingdom who don't give their prey much warning. Young readers get a glimpse at various crocodile species and habitats and learn about the hunting skills that make these creatures famous. Informative text and exciting pictures introduce kids to the incredible reptiles that have prowled our planet for millions of years.

Butterflies

Sophie Lockwood (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781602539969

Butterflies may be one of nature's most beautiful creatures. But do we really know all that much about them? Learn some great butterfly information in this book, from cocoon shapes and migration patterns to strange techniques in fending off predators.

Weird-but-True Facts about Animals

Lauren Coss (author), Kathleen Petelinsek (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781623234072

Loads of quirky, cool, and astonishing facts on all sorts of animals.

The Incredible Migration of Monarch Butterflies

Nancy Furstinger (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817999

Gives readers an up-close look at the extraordinarily long North American monarch migration. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.

The Threatened Lives of Chimpanzees

Megan Blakemore (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503818002

Gives readers an up-close look at the serious threats facing chimpanzees and the ways in which the animals are adapting. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.

The Amazing Social Lives of African Elephants

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817944

Gives readers an up-close look at the incredible social behavior of African elephants. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.

The Challenging Lives of Cheetahs

Beth Bence Reinke (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817951

Gives readers an up-close look at the difficulties cheetahs face from birth through adulthood. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.

The Complex Lives of Meerkats

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781503817968

Gives readers an up-close look at the complex social behavior of meerkats. Includes a concise overview of the species, a table of contents, questions to spark critical thinking, a selected bibliography, sources to guide further research, a phonetic glossary, an index, and an introduction to the author.

Zebra Migration

L. E. Carmichael (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731818

Explains how zebras live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats zebras may face on their migration.

Wildebeest Migration

L. E. Carmichael (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731801

Explains how wildebeest live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats wildebeest may face on their migration.

Step-by-Step Experiments with Life Cycles

Katie Marsico (author), Bob Ostrom (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731610

Explains what life cycles are and how plants and animals grow; describes the scientific method; and includes experiments testing different life cycle concepts.

Step-by-Step Experiments with Insects

Katie Marsico (author), Bob Ostrom (illustrator)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731597

Explains what insects are and how they live and grow; describes the scientific method; and includes experiments testing different insect concepts.

Green Sea Turtle Migration

Rebecca Hirsch (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731757

Explains how green sea turtles live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats green sea turtles may face on their migration.

Golden Eagle Migration

M. J. Cosson (author)

Publisher: The Child's World ISBN: 9781614731740

Explains how golden eagles live and grow; discusses their migration, its purpose, and its route; and lists threats golden eagles may face on their migration.