Weird Wild Amazing Exploring the Incredible World of Animals

Weird  Wild  Amazing   Exploring the Incredible World of Animals

Are zombie jellyfish real? Do seahorses have stomachs? What’s it like to wrestle a python? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: WW Norton

ISBN: 9781324015444

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

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Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery’s first children’s book is a humorous, informed, and accessible deep-dive into the natural world. Are zombie jellyfish real? Do frogs like opera? What’s it like to wrestle a python? Tim Flannery has the answers. Introducing some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures on Earth, from water to sky and the forests and deserts in between, he offers in- depth and often bizarre facts on extraordinary animals that live in each habitat while incorporating concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy. Did you know that lions once roamed North America, or that albatrosses sleep-fly? Have you ever heard a piranha bark, or ever wondered how the sloth got its name? Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing! teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet’s environment with Flannery’s signature mix of humor and wisdom.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explore Your World Weird Wild Amazing

Explore Your World  Weird  Wild  Amazing

Shortlisted for the 2020 ABDA Best Designed Children's Non-Fiction and 2020 Environment Award for Children's Literature Longlisted for the 2020 ABIA Book of the Year for Younger Children

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: Hardie Grant Publishing

ISBN: 9781743586587

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 256

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Get ready for a whole new look at the world around you. You’re about to meet the weirdest, wildest and most amazing animals on the planet. Are zombie jellyfish real? Do frogs like opera? Which animals eat poop? (And more importantly, WHY?!) What’s it like to wrestle a python? Buckle up – you’re about to find out! Bursting with bizarre facts, packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by one of the world’s greatest living scientists, Professor Tim Flannery, this deep-dive into the natural world will enthral and enlighten readers. It will also make them laugh out loud … and squirm in disgust. Shortlisted for the 2020 ABDA Best Designed Children's Non-Fiction and 2020 Environment Award for Children's Literature Longlisted for the 2020 ABIA Book of the Year for Younger Children
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weird Wild Amazing Water

Weird  Wild  Amazing   Water

Can jellyfish become zombies? Are narwhals unicorns? Can a turtle live in a tree? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: WW Norton

ISBN: 9781324019510

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 72

View: 279

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery explores our planet’s rivers and oceans and the extraordinary animals that live in them. Can jellyfish become zombies? Are narwhals unicorns? Can a turtle live in a tree? Tim Flannery has the answers. In this informed and accessible book, he introduces some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures in Earth’s waters with in-depth and often bizarre facts. Flannery ties together concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy throughout each animal’s profile, firmly connecting it to its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world. Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing! Water teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet’s ecosystems with Tim Flannery’s signature mix of humor and wisdom.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weird Wild Amazing Sky Exploring the Incredible World in the Clouds

Weird  Wild  Amazing  Sky  Exploring the Incredible World in the Clouds

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery takes readers to the skies to learn about the extraordinary animals that fly in them. Can owls swim? Do woodpeckers eat wood? Are vampire bats real? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: WW Norton

ISBN: 9781324019503

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 56

View: 436

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery takes readers to the skies to learn about the extraordinary animals that fly in them. Can owls swim? Do woodpeckers eat wood? Are vampire bats real? Tim Flannery has the answers. In this informed and accessible book, he introduces some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures soaring through Earth’s skies with in-depth and often-bizarre facts. Flannery ties together concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy throughout each animal’s profile, firmly connecting it to its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world. Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing! Sky teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet’s ecosystems with Flannery’s signature mix of humor and wisdom.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weird Wild Amazing

Weird  Wild  Amazing

Are zombie ants real? How high can an armadillo jump? What's it like to wrestle a python? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: Norton Young Readers

ISBN: 1324019492

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 72

View: 957

Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weird Wild Amazing Desert Exploring the World s Incredible Drylands

Weird  Wild  Amazing  Desert  Exploring the World   s Incredible Drylands

Are zombie ants real? How high can an armadillo jump? What’s it like to wrestle a python? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: WW Norton

ISBN: 9781324019534

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 72

View: 232

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery explores Earth’s deserts and grasslands and the extraordinary animals that live in them. Are zombie ants real? How high can an armadillo jump? What’s it like to wrestle a python? Tim Flannery has the answers. In this informed and accessible book, he introduces some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures in our planet’s deserts and grasslands with in-depth and often-bizarre facts. Flannery ties together concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy throughout each animal’s profile, firmly connecting it to its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world. Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing! Desert teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet’s ecosystems with Flannery’s signature mix of humor and wisdom.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Weird Wild Amazing Forest

Weird  Wild  Amazing   Forest

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery explores our planet’s forests and the extraordinary animals that live in them. Can spiders fly? Are dire wolves real? Do chameleons practice magic? Tim Flannery has the answers.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher: WW Norton

ISBN: 9781324019527

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 64

View: 160

Internationally renowned author and scientist Tim Flannery explores our planet’s forests and the extraordinary animals that live in them. Can spiders fly? Are dire wolves real? Do chameleons practice magic? Tim Flannery has the answers. In this informed and accessible book, he introduces some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures in Earth’s forests with in-depth and often bizarre facts. Flannery ties together concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy throughout each animal’s profile, firmly connecting the animal to its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world. Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing! Forest teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet’s ecosystems with Tim Flannery’s signature mix of humor and wisdom.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Ultimate Secrets Revealed 2

Ultimate Secrets Revealed 2

Uncover the secrets behind our planet's most magnificent marvels, epic extremes, and astonishing animals in this fact-packed series sequel Did you know that dogs can shake off a pound of water in less than a second?

Author: National Geographic Kids

Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books

ISBN: 1426338597

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 192

View: 617

Uncover the secrets behind our planet's most magnificent marvels, epic extremes, and astonishing animals in this fact-packed series sequel! Did you know that dogs can shake off a pound of water in less than a second? That some sand dunes whistle and sing? That the U.S. dollar bill is full of hidden symbols related to the number 13? Our world is filled with strange, bizarre, and weird happenings. But what do they mean? WHY are they important? And what secrets are behind them? These secrets and MORE are revealed through cool stories, action-packed photos, fantastic infographics, and exciting Q&As with in-the-field experts. Discover the secrets of sharkskin, the mysteries behind incredible island animals, the power behind lightning, how a rare gemstone changes color, and more. Kids will be captivated by this fresh way of looking at our amazing planet.
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explore Your World Deep Dive Into Deep Sea

Explore Your World  Deep Dive Into Deep Sea

Get ready to dive into the darkest depths of the sea with real-life explorer and scientist, Professor Tim Flannery.

Author: Tim Flannery

Publisher:

ISBN: 176050727X

Category:

Page: 128

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Get ready to dive into the darkest depths of the sea with real-life explorer and scientist, Professor Tim Flannery. You might think you know about the ocean, but the deep sea is nothing like the beach. Things are WEIRD down there. Who is the giant squid's mortal enemy? Can you see ghosts in the deep sea? Why would a sea cucumber have teeth on its butt? And what on earth is a headless chicken monster? Put on your SCUBA gear - you're about to find out! From the author of the best-selling Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing!, this compendium will enthral and enlighten readers with bizarre facts and vibrant illustrations of the most incredible creatures hiding in the deep sea. Prepare to gasp, laugh and squirm in disgust!
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Lets Draw W Shapes

Lets Draw W Shapes

121 Wild Creatures NEW! 122 Animal Habitats 123 Bears of the World 123 Big Cats 123 Prehistoric Animals and Their Modem-Day Relatives 123 Dinosaurs and ...

Author: Joanne Randolph

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group

ISBN: 140422971X

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Amazing Places

Amazing Places

Learn all about the amazing places of the world with Incredible But True: Amazing Places. Including descriptions and facts about over 60 incredible places, you can learn all about the amazing planet earth!

Author: Kris Hirschmann

Publisher:

ISBN: 1488913617

Category: Children's literature

Page: 144

View: 870

Learn all about the amazing places of the world with Incredible But True: Amazing Places. Including descriptions and facts about over 60 incredible places, you can learn all about the amazing planet earth! Where is the world's tallest waterfall? Where will you find more than a third of the world's animal species? Who built Machu Picchu? From stunning structures such as the Statue of Liberty and the Eiffel Tower to the natural wonders of Niagara Falls and the Amazon River, discover the world's most amazing places with this fun and educational book!
Categories: Children's literature

Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print 1996

Subject Guide to Children s Books In Print  1996

How Wise Is an Owl ? The Strange Things People Say about Animals in the Woods . Neavill , Michelle , illus . ... Explore the World of Amazing Animals .

Author: R R Bowker Publishing

Publisher: Reed Reference Publishing

ISBN: 0835236862

Category: Children's literature

Page: 1172

View: 840

Categories: Children's literature

International Documentary

International Documentary

Saturday , June 5 Discovery Channel WILD DISCOVERY : Wild and Weird : Wild Life looks at the incredible and weird ways that animals are born and grow up .

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: IND:30000070502277

Category: Documentary films

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Categories: Documentary films

Best Books for Children

Best Books for Children

Monsters : The World's Most Incredible Animals ( 3-6 ) . ... A fact - filled text and amazing color photos explore how zebras live and grow in their native ...

Author: Catherine Barr

Publisher: Libraries Unltd Incorporated

ISBN: 1591580854

Category: Language Arts & Disciplines

Page: 1783

View: 875

Offers reviews and recommendations of over 25,000 titles for children, and includes brief annotations, bibliographic data, and review citations.
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines

Leaving Essenwood

Leaving Essenwood

“Leaving Essenwood ~ Simon's Story” is an incredible story about a 14 year old boy ... explore new places, encounter weird animals both real and imagined, ...

Author: Sarah Jean Knowles

Publisher: Author House

ISBN: 9781491891506

Category: Fiction

Page: 108

View: 739

"Leaving Essenwood ~ Simon's Story" is an incredible story about a 14 year old boy Simon, and his two close friends - the steadfast, funny and loyal Jethro, and the beautiful and magical Leah. It takes the three of them on a mission to rescue the stolen children of Fern Valley. Together they meet new and sometimes terrifying characters, explore new places, encounter weird animals both real and imagined, and experience a whole new and exciting world. They are all tested to their limits, helped by a little bit of magic! They know their friendship is special and they trust each other completely - well sort of! It is a story full of twists and turns, some really good laughs and a whole lot of trouble. Let Simon and his friends pull you in to escape your every day life for a while! Just chill out and enjoy the wild ride, the crazy adventure and the special bond between Simon, Jethro and Leah. Somewhere along the way you will relate to one of them and will imagine, just for a moment, you are on the amazing journey with them.
Categories: Fiction

Envirokids

Envirokids

It's an incredible ' inside look at the animal world . ... SCIENCE BOOK Explore and earn The Big Ideas of Science AMAZING INTERACTIVE learning tools avasti ...

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ISBN: UCLA:L0099493660

Category: Environmental protection

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Categories: Environmental protection

Bears

Bears

What do you know about Bears? Do you know how many species of Bears there are in the wild today? This book uncovers more than 51 amazing facts about Bears.

Author: T. J. Rob

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 1537744038

Category:

Page: 56

View: 940

What do you know about Bears? Do you know how many species of Bears there are in the wild today? This book uncovers more than 51 amazing facts about Bears. You may know something about Bears already, but many of these facts will be brand new. Facts like.... What color is the skin of a Polar Bear? Where did the character "Winnie the Pooh" get its name? What is the name of South America's only Bear? Be ready to expand your knowledge about these extra-ordinary creatures. This book is full of color images, bursting with little known facts. Easy to read and understand - ideal for young readers ages 6 and up... TJ Rob - www.TJRob.com For a FREE eBook view www.TJRob.com Book Contents: How many species of Bears are there? Where do you find Bears today? How fast can Bears run? Is a Polar Bear's fur really white? What color skin do Polar Bears have? Do Polar Bears favor one giant paw over the other? Can the biggest Bear jump? How far do Polar Bears roam? How much can a Polar Bear eat? How are the names "Arctic" and "Antarctic" connected to Bears? What are the only true meat-eating Bears? Does a Polar Bear have a cloak of invisibility? Are Koala Bears really Bears? Are Giant Panda Bears endangered? What human illnesses do Giant Panda Bears suffer from? What do Giant Pandas eat a ton of? Do Giant Pandas bite? Can Bears retract their claws? Do different Bear species have different shaped claws? What animal do Sloth Bears look a lot like? Where do Sloth Bears live? How are Sloth Bears different from other Bears? What strange eating habits do Sloth Bears have? How much does a tiny baby Bear grow? Where do Sun Bears get their name? What other weird feature do Sun Bears have? What other surprises do Sun Bears have? Where do Grizzly Bears get their name? Where do Grizzly Bears get their fearsome reputation? How good are a Grizzly Bear's senses? How do Grizzlies prepare for their hibernation? Do Grizzlies love water? What is South America's only Bear? Are Spectacled Bears shy creatures? What is one difference between Spectacled Bears and other Bears? How many teeth do Bears have? Are all American Black Bears black in color? What are the differences between Black Bears and Grizzly Bears? Do you know these Bear hibernating facts? Can all Bears climb? Of which countries are Bears the national animal? Do you know where the Teddy Bear got its name? Which famous poet kept a Bear as a pet instead of a dog? Do you know that Winnie the Pooh was based on a real Bear? Why do Bears stand on two legs? Do you know these Bear facts? What about these Bear facts? What are the only predators willing to take on a Bear? Where are the car license plates shaped like Polar Bears? Which USA State has an extinct Bear in its flag? Are Bears smart animals? Don't miss these other exciting Books by TJ Rob
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