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Mambas

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143175

Reaching speeds of up to 12 miles per hour, mambas are considered the world's fastest snakes. Readers will see what mambas look like, where they call home, and why they are one of the deadliest snakes in the world. Blastoff! Series

Coral Snakes

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143168

Coral snakes have bright colors to warn predators that they are poisonous. Young learners will find out how these small snakes look, where they live, and how they hide from predators and sneak up on prey. Blastoff! Series

Shetland Sheepdogs

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612112862

Shetland Sheepdogs were first used to herd animals on farms in the Shetland Islands. Today, these dogs make great guard dogs, therapy dogs, and companion dogs. Students will learn about the many roles of Shetland Sheepdogs. Blastoff! Series

Shrimp

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600142524

Many shrimp can light up and squirt bright clouds from their bodies to scare away predators! Beginning readers will discover what shrimp look like and how they move and eat. Blastoff! Series

Pugs

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600145167

Pugs were a favorite breed of Chinese emperors and Tibetan monks. These dogs are skilled competitors and loyal partners who love to be challenged. Kids will explore the background and personality of the Pug breed. Blastoff! Series

The Life Cycle of a Cat

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600144493

A kitten is completely dependent on its mother during the first eight weeks of its life. Its mother provides food, warmth, and protection. Children will follow a kitten's growth into an adult cat in this book. Blastoff! Series

Basset Hounds

Sara Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781612114583

Known for their long, floppy ears and sad eyes, people may not know that Basset Hounds have an extraordinary sense of smell. These short-legged dogs were bred to hunt rabbits and are built to track scent trails on the ground. Young readers will learn about the history of Basset Hounds, how their physical features enhance their sense of smell, and how they use their noses today.

Caves

Emily K. Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140343

There are many different kinds of caves found all around the world. Many are millions of years old! Students will explore the many different kinds of caves, their unique features, and the difference between stalactites and stalagmites. Blastoff! Series

Lambs

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1612111130

Baby sheep are able to stand and drink their mother's milk within a few minutes of being born. Students will explore the behaviors, characteristics, and growth of these wooly creatures. 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

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

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

Cuttlefish

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600142737

Cuttlefish are chameleons of the sea. They can change their skin color to match their surroundings. Beginning readers will discover where cuttlefish live, what they eat, and how they stay safe from predators. Blastoff! Series

Jellyfish

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1612111378

Wherever the ocean current takes them, jellyfish go. They are considered drifters. Follow jellyfish as they move underwater and discover why they are known for their sting! 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

Puffer Fish

Colleen Sexton

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600141730

Did you know that a puffer fish inflates into a ball when it senses danger? It uses size to intimidate predators. This book introduces children to the appearance, eating habits, and predator escape tactics of puffer fish. Blastoff! Series

Sea Horses

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140203

Did you know that there is a fish with the head of a horse? This book introduces children to sea horses; how they look, use a snout to eat, hide on the ocean floor, and have babies. Blastoff! Series

Corals

Ann Herriges

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600140491

Though corals look like plants and sunlight helps them grow, corals are actually animals! Find out where corals live, what they eat, and how they make coral reefs. Blastoff! Series

Collies

Sara Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600142990

Because of strong herding instincts, Collies often try to round up animals and people. The movie “Lassie Come Home” featured one of these dependable dogs and made Collies popular pets. Young children will discover why Collies are known for their close companionship. Blastoff! Series

Labrador Retrievers

Mari Schuh

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 1600143431

Often considered the most popular dog in the world to own, Labrador Retrievers have a reputation as a multi-talented breed. Students will learn the history of the breed and what they are used for today. Blastoff! Series

West Highland White Terriers

Sara Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143007

West Highland White Terriers are friendly, fun-loving dogs with shiny, white coats. Once used for hunting, these dogs enjoy running in open spaces, chasing animals, and digging holes in the ground. Children will learn about the history of the breed and the activities Westies participate in today. Blastoff! Series

Yorkshire Terriers

Sara Green

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600142147

Yorkshire Terriers are a small, friendly, energetic breed of dog. They use their intelligence to perform well in agility and other dog sports. Students will learn the history, characteristics, and modern-day uses for this English dog breed. Blastoff! Series

Poodles

Mari Schuh

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143441

Often thought of as a fancy and pampered breed, the Poodle hunts just as well as many other dog breeds. Young readers will find out where this breed came from and why it is a popular show dog around the world. Blastoff! Series

Saint Bernards

Anne Wendorff

Publisher: Bellwether Media Inc. ISBN: 9781600143045

Saint Bernards make good search and rescue dogs because of their strong sense of smell. They are famous for saving people trapped in Europe's snowy Alps. Eager students will learn the history of the heroic Saint Bernard breed. Blastoff! Series