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Woodpeckers

Kari Schuetz (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114897

Using their beaks, woodpeckers peck holes in trees to get at the insects inside. They also hammer to attract mates and declare their territory. This book will interest children as it presents the behaviors and physical features of these noisy birds. Blastoff! Series

Gophers

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114873

Gophers are known for their puffy faces. They often stuff food into their cheek pouches and carry it back to their burrows. Young children will enjoy learning how gophers gather food and dig vast underground tunnels. Blastoff! Series

Badgers

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114859

Badgers become fierce fighters when in danger. They can protect themselves from falling prey to large, strong animals such as wolves and bears! This book introduces beginning readers to badgers, highlighting the powerful jaws and strong claws of these animals. Blastoff! Series

Skunks

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110110

Have you ever smelled the scent of a skunk? There is a reason other animals stay away from skunks! Kids will find out why skunks smell, the physical characteristics of skunks, where they live, and what they eat to survive. Blastoff! Series

Rain

Ann Herriges (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112329

Farmers need just the right amount of rain for their fields. Too little or too much can destroy crops. This book explores our human need for rain and introduces floods, droughts, and the water cycle. Blastoff! Series

Turtles

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110141

Did you know that some turtles live to be over 100 years old? Some live in the ocean, others on land, and some live both in water and on land! Young readers will discover what turtles eat, where they live, and how their shells and other physical features help them survive in the wild. Blastoff! Series

Wolves

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110158

Wolves are territorial animals. They mark the areas where they live and hunt with their scent. Most of these wild, howling dogs stay in groups called packs. Information about the dynamics within a wolf pack will interest young readers. Blastoff! Series

Snakes

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110127

Snakes come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Some are only a few feet long, while others can stretch over 40 feet long! This title introduces young readers to the traits of snakes, what and how they eat, and where they make their homes. Blastoff! Series

The Life Cycle of a Ladybug

Colleen Sexton (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112213

Ladybugs spend part of their life cycle as larva. Every day a ladybug larva eats about 30 tiny green insects called aphids. Young children will watch a ladybug go from egg to adult. Blastoff! Series

Lightning

Ann Herriges (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112312

Lightning can strike trees and jump between clouds! Young readers will learn how lightning behaves, its relationship to thunder, and the ways to stay safe in its midst. Blastoff! Series

Porcupines

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110080

Porcupines have three kinds of hair: fur, guard hairs, and quills. Fur keeps these rodents warm, guard hairs keep them dry, and quills keep them safe. When in danger, a porcupine will raise its sharp quills to poke predators! This book introduces children to the unique physical features that help porcupines survive in the wild. Blastoff! Series

Frogs

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110066

Frogs are powerful jumpers. They have been known to leap distances over 30 feet! Young learners will discover the physical characteristics of frogs, where they live, and what they eat to get the energy to leap. Blastoff! Series

Raccoons

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110103

Raccoons are clever scavengers that live in forests, prairies, marshes, and even cities. Readers will learn about the unique markings of raccoons, their diverse diets, and how they are able to live in many different habitats. Blastoff! Series

Chipmunks

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110028

Small and quick, chipmunks make their homes in burrows, trees, nests, and logs. In some countries, they are sold as pets! Eager readers will find out the physical characteristics of chipmunks and what makes up their diverse diet. Blastoff! Series

Coyotes

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110035

Have you ever heard coyotes howl or yip? These members of the dog family can sure make noise! Children will discover what coyotes are, where they live, and how they both hunt and scavenge for food. Blastoff! Series

Beavers

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110011

Beavers gnaw on tree trunks until trees break in half and fall down! Then these busy builders pile wood, mud, and rocks in water to make dams and lodges. Young readers will enjoy learning how beavers use their teeth, paddle through water, and build safe homes. Blastoff! Series

Opossums

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110073

When a predator is near, an opossum will likely do one of two things. It will try to scare the predator away by showing its sharp teeth, or it will lie very still and pretend it's dead! In this book, beginning readers will discover how these marsupials escape predators and carry their young babies in pouches. Blastoff! Series

Deer

Derek Zobel (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110042

Deer can run at speeds up to 40 miles per hour and can leap as high as 9 feet. In this introduction to deer, students will learn about the physical features of deer, where they live, and what they eat each season. Blastoff! Series

Foxes

Emily Green (author)

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612110059

From the Arctic to deserts, foxes are found in almost every kind of habitat. This book introduces children to foxes, explaining what they eat, their physical characteristics, and where they live. Blastoff! Series

Puppies

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600141706

Puppies are born with a fully developed sense of smell. Get a first look at how these lovable household pets grow up, eat, and play. Blastoff! Series

Squids

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1612111610

A squid has two gigantic eyes to see in dark places, eights arms for holding food, and a funnel for swimming! Young readers will get sucked in as they discover how squids eat, swim, and escape predators. Blastoff! Series

Whales

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140238

Whales are giant sea creatures capable of performing amazing acrobatics! They groan and sing to talk to each other. This book lets children look closely at how whales live and behave. Blastoff! Series

Stingrays

Martha E. H. Rustad

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140807

A swimming stingray looks like its flying through the ocean! Its wide fins look like wings and help it glide. This book introduces children to the parts of a stingray, especially its stinging tail. Blastoff! Series

Sea Stars

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140211

Look for a sea star's mouth in the middle of its body! Arms called rays surround its mouth. This book introduces children to the anatomy of a sea star and explains the unique way a sea star eats. Blastoff! Series

Manatees

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140483

Manatees are gigantic ocean creatures. They are an endangered species. In this book, beginning readers will learn how manatees look, move through water, and dig up plants for food. Blastoff! Series