The Butterfly House

Author: Marcia Preston

Publisher: MIRA

ISBN: 0778313050

Category: Fiction

Page: 320

View: 8796

A decade after a fire that destroyed her friend's home of Rockhaven and claimed her own alcoholic mother's life, Roberta continues to be haunted by the tragedy and struggles to come to terms with the secret she possesses about the event.

The Butterfly House

Author: Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

Publisher: The Floating Press

ISBN: 1776670396

Category: Fiction

Page: 189

View: 2459

Fans of Sinclair Lewis' Main Street will love Mary E. Wilkins Freeman's satirical novel The Butterfly House. The story is a hilarious send-up of the preposterous posturing and one-upmanship that runs amok among the members of a women's club in early-twentieth-century New Jersey.

The Butterfly House

Author: Mary Eleanor Wilkins Freeman

Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC

ISBN: 9781426451201

Category: Fiction

Page: 152

View: 7656

This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process. Though we have made best efforts - the books may have occasional errors that do not impede the reading experience. We believe this work is culturally important and have elected to bring the book back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide.

Do Butterflies Bite?

Fascinating Answers to Questions about Butterflies and Moths

Author: Hazel Davies,Carol A Butler

Publisher: Rutgers University Press

ISBN: 0813545072

Category: Nature

Page: 240

View: 9200

How fast do butterflies fly? Does a butterfly have ears? Do they sleep? Does a caterpillar have a skeleton? How does a moth get out of its cocoon? What is the difference between a butterfly and a moth? And just what is a skipper? Every year, thousands of people visit butterfly conservatories to stand in quiet awe of the simple beauty displayed by these magical creatures. Hazel Davies and Carol A. Butler capture the sense of wonderment and curiosity experienced by adults and children alike in this book about butterflies and their taxonomic cousins, the moths and the skippers. Beautifully illustrated with color and black and white photographs, and drawings by renowned artist William Howe, this book is an essential resource for parents, teachers, students, or anyone who has ever been entranced by these fascinating, fluttering creatures. Covering everything from their basic biology to their complex behaviors at every stage of life to issues in butterfly conservation, Davies and Butler explore wide-ranging topics and supply a trove of intriguing facts. You'll find tips on how to attract more butterflies to your garden, how to photograph them, and even how to raise them in your own home. Arranged in a question and answer format, the book provides detailed information written in an accessible style that brings to life the science and natural history of these insects. In addition, sidebars throughout the book detail an assortment of butterfly trivia, while extensive appendices direct you to organizations, web sites, and more than 200 indoor and outdoor public exhibits, where you can learn more or connect with other lepidopterophiles (butterfly lovers).

The Butterfly House

Author: Katy Flint

Publisher: Lincoln Children's Books

ISBN: 9781786039750

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 40

View: 8022

Step inside the butterfly house, where wonderful, winged insects await. Spot the sleepy oranges mud-puddling, the monarchs migrating, or the Amazon swallowtail beating its shimmering wings. With information on every butterfly and moth family, this gift package is the perfect introduction to the world’s most beautiful insect.

The Butterfly House

Author: Various,Ben Walker

Publisher: Rigby Flying Colors

ISBN: 9781418905347

Category: Education

Page: 16

View: 3785


Butterfly House

Author: Eve Bunting

Publisher: Scholastic

ISBN: 9780590848848

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 32

View: 2376

With the help of her grandfather, a little girl makes a house for a larva and watches it develop before setting it free, and every summer after that butterflies come to visit her. By the author of Smoky Night.

A Visit to the Butterfly House

Author: Annette Smith

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780170266147

Category: Readers (Primary)

Page: 16

View: 5716

One Saturday morning, Lee took her sister to a butterfly house. They saw lots of beautiful butterflies.

The Butterfly House

Author: Leeann Bliss

Publisher: Publishamerica Incorporated

ISBN: 9781424196234

Category: Poetry

Page: 76

View: 6817

LeeAnn Bliss was born and raised in North East Kansas. LeeAnn began writing to express herself while in high school, and now she is eager to share her insight with her readers. Inspired by life, her children, love, nature, and people in places she encounters every day, LeeAnn wrote The Butterfly House with the intention of having a positive effect on anyone who reads it. The Butterfly House describes life through the eyes of this insightful, talented young mother.

Butterfly House

Author: T. K. Sheils

Publisher: Oakville, ON : LTDBooks

ISBN: 9781553165194

Category: Fiction

Page: 191

View: 3086


The Butterfly House

Author: Consultant in Community Geriatrics and General Internal Medicine Sarah Smith,Sarah Smith

Publisher: Tate

ISBN: 9781849762052

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 24

View: 2927

Lizzy and Jack take their new cat to visit their grandmother and her house full of butterflies.

The Butterfly House - Primary Source Edition

Author: Mary E. Wilkins Freeman

Publisher: Nabu Press

ISBN: 9781294855965


Page: 312

View: 4736

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections, have elected to bring it back into print as part of our continuing commitment to the preservation of printed works worldwide. We appreciate your understanding of the imperfections in the preservation process, and hope you enjoy this valuable book.

The Wildlife-Friendly Vegetable Gardener

How to Grow Food in Harmony with Nature

Author: Tammi Hartung

Publisher: Storey Publishing

ISBN: 1603428658

Category: Gardening

Page: 144

View: 9294

Promoting a holistic ecological view, Tammi Hartung encourages you to invite wildlife into your garden. You’ll be amazed at how a variety of natural pollinators, pest predators, and soil enrichers can promote vibrant and healthy vegetables. Discover how a slug problem disappears once you’ve introduced a pond housing bullfrogs, how wasps can take care of tomato hornworms, and why skunks aren’t so bad after all. Learn how to garden with animals, rather than against them, and reap your most bountiful harvest yet.

Debbie Mumm's Country Inspirations

More Than 40 Bright and Beautiful Quilt Projects and Accessories to Fill Your Home with Joy

Author: Debbie Mumm

Publisher: Rodale

ISBN: 9781579546946

Category: Patchwork

Page: 217

View: 1647