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Grasshoppers

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602761

A basic introduction to grasshoppers, examining where they live, how they grow, what they eat, and the unique traits that help to define them, such as the males’ ability to “sing.” 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.

Moths

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602785

A basic introduction to moths, examining where they live, how they grow, what they eat, and the traits that help to define them, such as their transformation from caterpillars to winged insects. 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.

Stick Insects

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566602792

A basic introduction to stick insects, examining where they live, how they grow, what they eat, and the unique traits that help to define them, such as their ability to hide on plants. 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.

Amazing Animals: Jaguars

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601757

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of jaguars, the largest cats of the Americas. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why jaguars have blurry spots.

Amazing Animals: Kangaroos

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600712

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of kangaroos, Australia's iconic marsupials. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why kangaroos jump instead of run.

Amazing Animals: Killer Whales

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600729

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of killer whales, Earth's deadliest dolphins. Also included is a story from folklore explaining the killer whale's creation.

Amazing Animals: Komodo Dragons

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601764

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of Komodo dragons, Earth's heaviest lizards. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why Indonesians respect Komodo dragons.

Amazing Animals: Leopards

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600736

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of leopards, Earth's fourth-largest cats. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why leopards and baboons don't get along.

Amazing Animals: Moose

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600743

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of moose, Earth's largest deer. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how moose interact with other animals.

Amazing Animals: Owls

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601771

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of owls, the winged nighttime hunters. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why some owls have big eyes and ears.

Amazing Animals: Pandas

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601788

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of pandas, some of Earth's smallest bears. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why pandas have black-and-white fur.

Amazing Animals: Rhinoceroses

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601795

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of rhinoceroses, the famously horned animals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why rhinos have bumpy skin.

Amazing Animals: Alligators

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600675

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of alligators, some of Earth's largest reptiles. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why alligators and dogs don't get along.

Amazing Animals: Bats

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600682

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of bats, Earth's only flying mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how bats helped shape the earth.

Amazing Animals: Bison

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601740

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of bison, shaggy beasts of the plains and woods. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why bison have humps.

Amazing Animals: Eagles

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600699

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of eagles, Earth's most widespread birds of prey. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why people respect eagles.

Amazing Animals: Gorillas

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600705

A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of gorillas, Earth's largest apes. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why gorillas do little but eat and sleep.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Apatosaurus

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601085

A brief introduction to the long-necked Apatosaurus, highlighting its size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable Apatosaurus fossils.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Ptrodactyl

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601092

A brief introduction to the flying pterodactyls, highlighting their size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable pterodactyl fossils.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Stegosaurus

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601108

A brief introduction to the armored Stegosaurus, highlighting its size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable Stegosaurus fossils.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Triceratops

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601115

A brief introduction to the horned Triceratops, highlighting its size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable Triceratops fossils.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Tyrannosaurus Rex

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601122

A brief introduction to the fearsome Tyrannosaurus rex, highlighting its size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable T. rex fossils.

When Dinosaurs Lived: Velociraptor

Kate Riggs (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601139

A brief introduction to the speedy Velociraptor, highlighting its size, habitat, food sources, and demise. Also included is a virtual field trip to a museum with notable Velociraptor fossils.

Our Wonderful Weather: Clouds

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566600996

A simple exploration of clouds, examining how these large masses of water vapor develop, the different forms they take at varying altitudes, and the problems clouds can cause.

Our Wonderful Weather: Hurricanes

Valerie Bodden (author)

Publisher: The Creative Company ISBN: 9781566601009

A simple exploration of hurricanes, examining how these massive sea storms develop, how scientists watch for them and measure their strength, and the damage hurricanes can cause.