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My Pet Sugar Glider

Paige V. Polinsky (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918666

A sugar glider takes a big leap! It glides to a high shelf across the room. This critter can glide up to 165 feet! Sugar gliders may be cute, but they need a lot of care. This fun text teaches readers how to keep pet sugar gliders healthy, including how to feed, house, and play with them. A profile, a supply list, and a care duties checklist offer even more sugar glider care tips!

Gorilla vs. Leopard

Nathan Sommer (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918369

Leopards are ferocious fighters that hunt for a living. But could they take on a powerful 450-pound gorilla? This high-interest text weighs the advantages of these fierce beasts and examines their attack moves. Charts and profiles compare the animals in speed, strength, and size, while a narrative outlines a fight between the two animals. Which of these fighters will be crowned king of the jungle?

Grizzly Bear vs. Wolf Pack

Nathan Sommer (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918383

Deep in the Rocky Mountains, grizzlies and wolves constantly compete for food. This high-interest title examines the claws, teeth, and super senses that keep these apex predators at the top of the food chain. Readers will also witness a battle for food in an action-packed narrative scene. Who will take home the prize this time?

Anaconda vs. Jaguar

Thomas K. Adamson (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781618918352

Jaguars prowl through the rain forest while anacondas lurk in the waters of the famed Amazon River. Both of these animals are feared by animals and humans alike, but do they fear one another? In this high-interest title, readers will learn why weapons like sharp teeth and spotted bodies make both of these animals formidable fighters. Features such as profiles, comparison graphics, and a final fight narrative make high-intensity read hard to put down!

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.

Los ciempiés

Gail Radley (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102241

¿Sabías que hay cerca de 3000 tipos de ciempiés? Aprende más sobre ellos en este libro de la serie Criaturas rastreras.

Las cucarachas silbadoras

Marty Gitlin (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102258

Las cucarachas silbadoras silban como grito de alarma, durante el apareamiento y mientras luchan. Aprende más sobre ellas en este libro de la serie Criaturas rastreras.

Los milpiés

Gail Radley (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102265

Ciertos milpiés brillan en la oscuridad. Mira qué otras cosas hacen estos asombrosos animales. Libro de la colección Criaturas rastreras.

Los escorpiones

Lyn Sirota (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102272

El libro habla de la vida de los escorpiones y por qué son importantes para la naturaleza. Libro de la colección Criaturas rastreras.

Las tarántulas

Marty Gitlin (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102289

Infographics, fun facts, and carefully leveled text help readers explore the creepy, crawly lives of scorpions and their important role in the world.

Las termitas

Lyn Sirota (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781623102296

Infographics, fun facts, and carefully leveled text help readers explore the creepy, crawly lives of millipedes and their important role in the world.

Is It a Cheetah or a Leopard?

Gail Terp (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729047

Teaches readers how to tell the difference between cheetahs and leopards through conversational, witty text and hilarious images.

Is it a Bee or a Wasp?

Gail Terp (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729030

Teaches readers how to tell the difference between bees and wasps through conversational, witty text and hilarious images.

Is It a Frog or a Toad?

Gail Terp (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729061

Teaches readers how to tell the difference between frogs and toads through conversational, witty text and hilarious images.

Is It a Turtle or a Tortoise?

Gail Terp (author)

Publisher: Black Rabbit Books ISBN: 9781680729078

Teaches readers how to tell the difference between alligators and crocodiles through conversational, witty text and hilarious images.

Monsters on Land

John Perritano (author)

Publisher: Saddleback Educational Publishing ISBN: 9781630783372

Is there mounting evidence from eyewitness stories and grainy photographs proving the existence of monsters like Bigfoot or Yeti, or do people see what they want to see?

12 Stories about Helping Animals

Patricia Hutchison (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645820260

Warriors in Kenya are saving elephants. A teenager in Pennsylvania is donating oxygen masks for pets to fire departments. The World Wildlife Fund is working in more than 100 countries to protect species from extinction. This book features 12 stories about making a difference for animals around the world. Each chapter includes attention-grabbing photos and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. A Ways You Can Help page offers suggestions anyone can try.

12 Amazing Animal Feats

Samantha S. Bell (author)

Publisher: Amicus Publishing ISBN: 9781645820208

Chaser, a border collie, learned 1,000 words. Lulu, a pot-bellied pig, stopped traffic and saved her owner’s life. Moko, a dolphin, led a mother whale and her baby to safety in the sea. This book features 12 compelling, moving stories about animals doing amazing things. Each includes attention-grabbing photos and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. Additional mini-stories encourage further exploration.

Chameleons

Melissa Gish (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566603263

A look at chameleons, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as their color-changing skin, behaviors, relationships with humans, and fragile status in the world today.

Animals of the World

Toby Reynolds (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121479

Want to know if the Canada lynx lives in any other countries, or where not to go if you don't want to run into a venomous cottonmouth snake? This vibrant atlas is packed with eye-catching images of animals and their ecosystems and territories. Useful maps and text provide readers with easy-to-access geographic and biological information on animals that live throughout the world.

Recreate Discoveries About Living Things

Anna Claybourne (author)

Publisher: Crabtree Publishing Company ISBN: 9781427121523

Draw a realistic-looking fossil like paleontologist Mary Anning did and make a plaster cast of it; or make your own terrarium like Doctor Nathaniel Bagshaw Ward to study plants and insects. This title gives readers both an understanding of the properties of living things and the skills to investigate great discoveries and works. Exciting and easy-to-understand experiments encourage budding scientists, inventors, engineers, and artists to stand on the shoulders of the curious and creative people who came before them.