While this is an older title, its full-page illustrations remain bright, colorful, and appealing, and the subject matter is still relevant (unfortunately).I was pleased that the text didn’t shy away from citing hunting and the fur trade as threats to endangered animals. ......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Eye to Eye with Endangered Species is a fabulous series for the environmentally concerned reader. Each book focuses on a species that is imminently in danger of becoming extinct. Readers learn about these amazing animals and their characteristics thorugh beautiful photography and interesting facts. ......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Young conservationists and those interested in these fascinating animals will delight in this informative, photo-filled book. Readers will find out why these are a threatened species, get details about the life of grizzly bears, including how they and their cubs hibernate in the winter, what they ea......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:The little one loves this book. Beautiful pictures, simple narrative that she understands (she's 15 months), with great message at the end. She just made me read it to her five times in a row. She loves opening the book and finding the animals, she flaps her arms when we see the butterfly, and she p......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Approximately two hundred Peninsular bighorn sheep (Ovis canadensis) live in the Lake Mead territory that covers the Lake Mead National Recreation Area and part of Arizona. The Lake Mead Area staff cautions visitors to remember the sheep are not tame, and they (the sheep,that is) butt heads at 50 m......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:This book is truly amazing. After seeing the PhotoArk exhibit at National Geographic here in DC, it was a given the photos would be extraordinary, and they are... But then with the addition of the Haiku - such a perfect combination with such beautiful messages![Read More]
Book Introduction:Get Informed! Get Inspired! Get Going! The New York Times bestselling book of empowerment for kids. Make a difference in your world!In a book that tackles the biggest challenges facing us today, Chelsea Clinton combines facts, charts, photographs and stories to give readers a deep understanding of t......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Era la víspera de Navidad, y en todo el hogar reinaba la paz, no se escuchaba ni un sólo ruidito, ni tan siquiera el de un ratoncito. Junto a la chimenea las medias colgaban, pues a San Nicolás ya pronto esperaban. Abrigados, los niños cada uno en su cama, sueña......[Read More]
I really liked this book. It's smaller and perfect for little hands. As a kid I loved reading about animals and bringing books wherever we went and I wish i'd had this awesome book!
Readers will route for the Blanding's turtle as it makes its way through the seasons. Great illustrations by Jada Fitch in this and all of the Wildlife on the Move board books!
Book Introduction:This book brings the world of reptiles to life with eye-catching photos and captivating information about turtles, snakes, lizards, crocodiles, and their scaly-skinned kin. Readers will learn how reptiles survive in many habitats, from hot deserts to tropical forests and even under the sea. They&rsq......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:Originally posted on Creative Madness Mama. Previously I was amused by author Alex Beard's Monkey See, Monkey Draw in a take on "monkey see, monkey do" and now to file Crocodile's Tears on the thought of "crocodile tears" makes me smile. If you are looking for a read-aloud storytime book that will i......[Read More]
Book Introduction:Toddlers will love to look at the wild animal babies in these board books--and the new sturdy board format will stand up to many readings. Each features an endangered species: grizzly bear, orangutan, harp seal, and snow leopard. The beautiful, detailed artwork is by beloved illustrator Lynne Cherry......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:I Love this book! Actually all of Gerogina Lazaros's books are amazing. She is a poet and her writing is exquisite. The enchanting illustrations complements the moral of the story. My daughter loves her books and I enjoy reading books to her that have a meaningful educational story. "¡Viva la ......[Read More]
Latest Reviews:I bought this book looking for some civic engagement ideas for my students. I was recommended this book by a librarian who also works for our state Education Programs. I have only had the opportunity to skim through this book but so far, I have enjoyed what I have seen.Each chapter starts out addres......[Read More]