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Readers will get a lesson in history in this series of titles that looks at what happened in various historical places and how the...se happenings are tied to tales of ghosts, poltergeists and other unexplainable phenomena. read more

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Readers will get a lesson in history in this series of titles that looks at what happened in various historical places and how the...se happenings are tied to tales of ghosts, poltergeists and other unexplainable phenomena. read more

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$25.64 $18.06

It's winter on the Arctic tundra. As a blizzard blows around them, a herd of reindeer is searching for food. The land is covered w...ith snow, but the hungry deer know how to find a meal. Using their hard hooves, they dig down through the snow to find moss to eat. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about reindeer and how their bodies are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as describing a reindeer to someone who has never seen one will give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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Therapy animals can improve a person's mood, motivate a child to read, and comfort the sick--sometimes even more successfully than... humans. How? Simply the act of being present, friendly, "pet-able," and attentive is often all it takes. In this introduction to therapy animals, kids will learn about the special traits required of non-human caregivers and the places where these animals work--from schools to hospitals to nursing homes. The bright pictures and fascinating text are sure to engage emergent readers and give them a deep respect for the work these animals do. read more

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Splash! Three playful creatures slide down a muddy slope and fall into a pond. Twisting and turning in the water, the river otter ...family continues its game. It’s not all play, though, and soon the animals begin to hunt for fish in the murky water of their swamp home. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about river otters and the swamp habitat in which they live, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as investigating the ways an otter’s body is adapted to a life in water and guessing why mother otters push their little pups into the water, give readers a chance to gain insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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In a gripping new series, children will meet the everyday heroes who have risked their lives to save animals both large and small-...-from cats and dogs to sea otters, pelicans, horses and panda bears--when disaster strikes! read more

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It?s winter, and the cold Arctic landscape is covered with snow. That?s not a problem for a lemming, however. The tiny animal has ...dug a network of tunnels through the snow. Now the little creature leaves its cozy underground home and scurries along the snow tunnels, popping up here and there to find twigs and bark to eat. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about lemmings and how they are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as guessing how a lemming stays safe from its many predators and figuring out how many babies a female lemming has in a year, give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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Readers will get a lesson in history in this series of titles that looks at what happened in various historical places and how the...se happenings are tied to tales of ghosts, poltergeists and other unexplainable phenomena. read more

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Describes the anatomical features that make the peregrine falcon the fastest animal in the world, includes fascinating facts about... its habits and behavior, and compares its speed to that of other animals. read more

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As the filmmaking capital of the world, Hollywood has produced lots of scary movies. Ghosts, monsters, and mummies from its studio...s have made unforgettable on-screen appearances. Yet what if this world-famous spot in southern California is itself haunted by ghosts? What if some of Hollywood?s most famous residents cannot bring themselves to leave the limelight? In Haunted Hollywood, children visit 11 of Tinseltown?s spookiest sights and meet its most legendary ghosts. Among them are an aspiring but unlucky actress who haunts the Hollywood sign, a horror-movie actor who is still seen on his old set, and a world-famous magician who seems to have escaped death. The haunting photographs and chilling nonfiction text will keep children turning the pages to discover more spooky stories. read more

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Presents information about the desert and the skills needed for survival in its environment, with accounts of people who became lo...st and used their knowledge of the desert to survive. read more

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Describes famously haunted inns and the events that have occurred there, discussing the Farnsworth House Inn in Gettysburg, Pennsy...lvania; the Talbot Hotel in Oundle, England; and the Savoy Hotel in Mussoorie, India. read more

Bearport Pub Co Inc
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Readers will get a lesson in history in this series of titles that looks at what happened in various historical places and how the...se happenings are tied to tales of ghosts, poltergeists and other unexplainable phenomena. read more

Bearport Pub Co Inc
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Since the beginning of recorded history, people have been mystified by UFOs?unidentified flying objects. Even Christopher Columbus..., on a 1492 voyage aboard the Santa Maria, was puzzled by a sight he described as ?a light glimmering at a great distance? in the sky. While no UFOs have ever been captured or recovered, there may be startling clues to their existence left behind in places where they are thought to have struck the ground. In this book, children will visit 11 of the eeriest UFO crash sites found around the world. Among them is the scene of a gigantic, unexplained explosion that knocked flat 80 million trees; a hillside strewn with unearthly artifacts; and a spot where an alien pilot is said to be buried. The intriguing photographs and fascinating nonfiction text will keep children turning the pages to discover more spellbinding stories. read more

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Explains bioluminescence, introduces animals that produce their own light, and describes how it functions in creatures.

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Most of the time, a library is a cozy place. There are bookshelves to explore, tables to study at, and, of course, lots of books t...o browse through and read. Yet what if there are also ghosts lurking about? Among the 11 haunted libraries in this book, children will discover one that is home to the spirit of a young girl who is depicted in its beautiful stained-glass window, one that is filled with ghosts who are distressed because it is built on top of their burial place, and one that has now turned into a bookstore yet is haunted by library patrons of the past—as well as a phantom cat. The creepy photographs and chilling nonfiction text will keep children turning the pages to discover more spooky stories. read more

Bearport Pub Co Inc
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In a gripping new series, children will meet the everyday heroes who have risked their lives to save animals both large and small-...-from cats and dogs to sea otters, pelicans, horses and panda bears--when disaster strikes! read more

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$25.64

In a snowy forest, a small animal with pure white fur is munching on evergreen branches. It is a snowshoe hare. When it?s time to ...move on, the hare hops over the forest floor with ease. Its huge feet act like snowshoes and keep it from sinking in as it moves along the snow-covered ground. Its white coat helps it blend in with its snowy habitat, keeping it safe from predators. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled volume gives readers a chance not only to learn all about snowshoe hares and how their bodies are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as guessing how a snowshoe hare stays camouflaged when the snow melts in spring and finding objects that weigh the same amount as a baby hare, give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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The rundown house at the end of the street is empty—or is it? Could the ghost of a murder victim really be haunting the home? Sudd...enly, a pair of blood-red eyes stares out from the top window! Then the eyes vanish. Get ready to read four hair-raising stories about houses that are home to restless spirits! This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art in the book will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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It's a spring morning in the Arctic. A hungry female polar bear emerges from her den after a winter spent sleeping under the snow.... Her two young cubs follow her into their icy new world. The tiny bears have lots to learn. When they get to the ocean, their mother will show them how to swim and hunt for food. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about polar bears and how their bodies are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities such as investigating and measuring the size of a polar bear?s paw will give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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The glowing moon peeks from behind a massive stone house. The front door slowly creaks open. A feeling of gloom swells from inside... the home. There’s an ear-splitting shriek! What horror has overtaken this ghastly gothic mansion? In the 11 gothic mansions in this book, you will explore a mansion lit up by phantom fires, the stately site of a brutal double murder, a cliff-side castle where the ghost of a girl lingers, a house filled with human remains, and many other spooky sites. read more

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You walk through an abandoned city. The crumbling buildings are being taken over by weeds. As you turn a corner, you feel as if so...meone’s staring at you. You look around, but no one’s there! Are there spirits lurking here? Get ready to read four frightening tales about deserted cities. This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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Presents information about the dangers of being lost at sea and the types of skills needed for survival, with three accounts of pe...ople who became lost and used their knowledge of the ocean to survive. read more

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"In this book, young readers will learn about patterns using jungle landscape as a guide."--

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Offers information on wilderness survival and true stories of people who became lost in the woods.

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What’s that huge green insect with a fuzzy body? It’s a luna moth! Beginning readers will learn all about these strange yet wonder...ful creatures in this delightful title. They will also learn basic information about luna moths, including what they eat—and don’t eat—and how they stay safe from their enemies. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and eye-catching photos are sure to capture the interest of emergent readers. read more

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"In this book, young readers will learn about tsunamis"--Provided by publisher.

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You enter a cold room covered with white tiles. The lights flicker. You notice a metal stretcher in the corner. On it is a body dr...aped in a white sheet. A thin stream of blood trickles from the stretcher onto the floor. Then, suddenly, the lights go out! Get ready to read four spine-tingling stories about deadly morgues. This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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You find yourself alone in an empty theater. The curtain has fallen, and it’s eerily quiet. Suddenly, you hear footsteps. You foll...ow the sound toward the stage. Then, the heavy red curtain swings open. Yet the stage is empty. What unearthly being is performing tonight? Get ready to read four spine-tingling stories about ghostly theaters. This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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By day, graveyards are often peaceful places. When night falls, though, things change. The moonlight casts an eerie glow on the he...adstones. Trees make creepy shapes and shadows. What looks like a human shape drifts among the sea of cold, gray stones. Could it be a restless spirit? Among the 11 ghostly graveyards in this book, children will discover a tree that’s filled with blood, a mysterious lady in white who floats among headstones, a poltergeist that attacks people, a vanishing house, a funeral party formed entirely of phantoms, and many other terrifying hauntings. The creepy photographs and chilling nonfiction text will keep children turning the pages to discover more spooky stories. read more

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Cauldrons, broomsticks, spells, and black cats are some of the things that witches bring to mind. Yet, tales about witches are mor...e than just spooky legends. Throughout history, people who looked or acted strangely have been accused of being witches and conjuring evil. The consequence of being found guilty of practicing witchcraft was often a terrible death! Among the 11 creepy witches’ haunts in this book, children will discover a castle haunted by a woman suspected of being a witch, a cave lived in by a odd-looking woman who could predict the future, and a tower where people gather on Halloween to summon the devil. The spooky photographs and chilling nonfiction text will keep children turning the pages to discover even more spellbinding stories. read more

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Introduces twelve of the creepiest islands from around the world, including the Isle of Wight, Ilha de Queimada Grande, and Hart I...sland. read more

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Boom! You race to investigate the terrible noise you just heard in the woods. What you find amazes you—a gigantic glowing green di...sc that’s crash-landed near your home! Suddenly, a door on the object slowly opens. . . . Is there an alien inside? Get ready to read four spooky stories about alien landing sites. This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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$27.07 $11.11

It’s nighttime in a cemetery. There’s a crow in the moonlit sky. Suddenly, something strange appears near a headstone. Then it mov...es! What creature is lurking in this forgotten place of the dead? Get ready to read four spine-tingling stories about haunted cemeteries! This 24-page book features controlled, narrative nonfiction text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The colorful design and spooky art in the book will engage and terrify emergent readers. read more

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$25.64 $12.96

What has hairy paws, a fluffy tail, and huge and fuzzy ears? If you guessed a fennec fox, you’re right! This book introduces early... readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers. read more

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On a freezing-cold winter morning, two hungry Arctic foxes are following a giant polar bear. Soon the bear will catch a seal. Then..., once the bear has finished its meal, the patient foxes will get the chance to feed on their neighbor?s leftovers. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about Artic foxes and how their bodies are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as observing the differences between an adult fox and a fox pup, will give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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What’s that giant furball with ears? It’s an angora rabbit! This unusual rabbit has very long, extra-soft fur. Beginning readers w...ill learn all about these fuzzy creatures in this simple yet playful nonfiction text. They will also learn basic information about what angora rabbits eat, how to care for them, and all about their super-long fur. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and eye-catching photos are sure to capture the interest of emergent readers. read more

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On the gleaming white ice, a little seal pup dozes in the sun. Her fluffy white fur camouflages her and helps her stay hidden from... enemies. Soon the pup?s mother will return from her fishing trip in the ocean. Then the hungry pup will enjoy feeding on her mom?s rich milk. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about harp seals and how their bodies are adapted to the extreme cold, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as describing the different stages of a seal pup?s development will give readers a chance to gain, insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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What has a scruffy tail, soft fur with dark spots, and a short, spiky mane? If you guessed a spotted hyena, you’re right! This boo...k introduces early readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers. read more

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Describes eleven prisons that are believed to be haunted, including Georgia's Andersonville Prison, where thousands of Union soldi...ers died during the Civil War, and the Tower of London, which is said to be haunted by Anne Boleyn's ghost. read more

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What has a sticky tongue, curved claws, and a tough gray body? If you guessed a nine-banded armadillo, you’re right! This book int...roduces early readers to a mystery animal by describing its features, one by one, using short simple sentences and eye-popping full-color photos. At the end of the book, the secret animal is revealed across a colorful, two-page spread. Young children will love showing off their beginning reading skills as they learn about this dazzling collection of wild and wonderful zoo animals—one clue at a time! Fast facts and habitat maps at the end of the book provide children with key information about the zoo animal. The clear text, clever design, and exquisite photos are sure to delight and engage emergent readers. read more

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What’s that lizard with the big eyes? It’s a gecko! Some geckos are very colorful. Others are a dull color so they can blend in wi...th tree bark or fallen leaves. Why would they need to do this? Beginning readers will learn the answer in this simple yet playful nonfiction text. They will also learn basic information about where geckos live, what they eat, and all about their peculiar bodies and behaviors. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and eye-catching photos are sure to capture the interest of emergent readers. read more

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Provides information on kangaroos in general by looking at the specific example of red kangaroos.

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What’s that bird with red eyes, an orange beak, and spiky yellow feathers on its head? It’s a rockhopper penguin! This odd bird go...t its name by hopping around on rocky beaches. Beginning readers will learn all about this unusual creature in this simple yet playful nonfiction text. They will also learn basic information about where rockhoppers live, what they eat, and all about their peculiar bodies and behaviors. Each 24-page book features controlled text with age-appropriate vocabulary and simple sentence construction. The lively text, colorful design, and eye-catching photos are sure to capture the interest of emergent readers. read more

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A giant golden-brown creature walks slowly across the hot desert. As far as the eye can see, there?s not a drop of water or even a... plant to munch on?just sand. How can the camel survive? The hump on its back has stored fat that the animal uses for energy. As a result, the camel can go weeks without water and months without food. Welcome to life in the desert! Young readers will learn all about the harsh desert environment where the camel lives, as well as its physical characteristics, what it eats, and how it survives in its hot, dry home. Colorful photos and diagrams, clear text, age-appropriate activities, and critical-thinking questions will keep young readers turning the pages as they take a closer look at this intriguing desert dweller. read more

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It’s a spring day in a swamp. A small brown animal is busy swimming back and forth across a pond. The animal is hard at work colle...cting plants to build its home. Finally, the hungry creature takes a break from its construction work to munch on cattail stems at the edge of the water. The animal is a muskrat, and the swamp’s shallow ponds and streams are its home. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about muskrats and the swamp habitat in which they live, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as estimating the weight and size of a newborn muskrat and describing the physical characteristics of an adult muskrat, give readers a chance to gain insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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It’s early dawn in a swamp. A large snake has spent the night hunting for fish and frogs in the ponds and streams. The snake is a ...cottonmouth—the only venomous water snake in the United States! It swims to the shore and slithers onto the land. When daylight breaks, the snake basks on a log, soaking up the sun’s warmth to heat its body. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about cottonmouth snakes and their swamp habitat, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as guessing how the snake got its name and comparing the physical characteristics of adult and young snakes, give readers a chance to gain insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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Miami has a serious problem—water! Sometimes, on sunny days, water bubbles up from storm drains. Residents find their homes floode...d. On some days, they see cars floating like boats and even fish swimming in pools of water in the streets. What is going on? And can anything be done to save the city from being completely flooded with water? Rising Seas: Miami, Florida traces the tragic story of the causes of global warming, how this affects Miami—a city built on porous limestone—and how engineers are using pumps and other technologies to save the city from disaster. Fascinating photos of the actual events, maps, and fact boxes enrich the compelling text. The personal and heart-breaking story will grip and inspire young readers. read more

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It’s early morning in a swamp. A roseate spoonbill is wading through a shallow pond. Slowly, the bird sweeps its long, spoon-shape...d bill back and forth through the water. The colorful bird is feeling for small fish and shrimp. When its super-sensitive bill detects movement in the murky waters, the bird grabs its prey and gobbles it down. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about roseate spoonbills and their swamp habitat, but also to develop their powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as guessing how the bird got its name and finding objects equivalent to the weight of a newly hatched spoonbill chick, give readers a chance to gain insights beyond the facts and figures. read more

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$25.64 $10.99

In a shallow pond, an enormous alligator is waiting, its nostrils breaking the surface of the dark waters. Suddenly, a duck lands ...on the pond. The alligator’s huge, gaping jaws emerge from the water and snap shut! The duck quickly flaps its wings and escapes. The alligator sinks below the water again. The swamp is home to lots of other prey, and the stealthy alligator will soon catch a tasty meal. Filled with information perfectly suited to the abilities and interests of its primary-grade audience, this colorful, fact-filled book gives readers a chance not only to learn all about American alligators and their swamp habitat, but also to develop powers of observation and critical thinking. Built-in activities, such as using a measuring tape to see how long alligators grow and guessing how a mother alligator takes care of her young, give readers a chance to gain insights beyond the facts and figures. read more