Candlewick Press Bat Loves the Night

Fabulous facts about natures most devoted dad, in an utterly charming picture book. Can you imagine spending the winter outdoors in Antarctica without anything to eat? That?s just what the male Emperor penguin does. While his mate is off sw...imming and catching loads of fish, he stands around in the freezing cold with an egg on his feet for two whole months, keeping it warm and waiting for it to hatch. Welcome to the story of the world?s most devoted dad! Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/26/2002Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 5 and UpAuthor: Martin JenkinsPublisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.13in length x 0.17in width x 9.86in height Weight: 5.59oz. A great resource for teachers! Read and Wonder books tell stories, take children on adventures, and reveal how big and WONDER-full the natural world really is. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/1/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and UpAuthor: Dick King-SmithPublisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.18in length x 0.16in width x 9.85in height Weight: 5.52 oz A great resource for teachers! Read and Wonder books tell stories, take children on adventures, and reveal how big and WONDER-full the natural world really is. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/1/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and UpAuthor: Martin JenkinsPublisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.15in length x 0.14in width x 9.85in height Weight: 4oz. A great resource for teachers! Read and Wonder books tell stories, take children on adventures, and reveal how big and WONDER-full the natural world really is. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 5/1/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 3 and UpAuthor: Nicola DaviesPublisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.11in length x 0.15in width x 9.84in height Weight: 5.59oz. A charming and informative story about a pipistrelle bat. . . . Offers vivid descriptions of the animals flight, its navigational skills, and the hunt for food. ? SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL Night has fallen, and Bat awakens to find her evening meal. Follow her as she swoops into the shadows, shouting and flying, the echoes of her voice creating a sound picture of the world around her. When morning light creeps into the sky, Bat returns to the roost to feed her baby . . . and to rest until nighttime comes again. Bat loves the night! Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 8/19/2004 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Nicola Davies Publisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.17in length x 0.15in width x 9.84in height Weight: 5.6oz. A wonderful celebration of the attributes of guinea pigs... A popular pet and familiar subject is given new vigor and interest through originality, love, and respect. ?The Boston Globe I LOVE GUINEA PIGS is an affectionate guide to the most charming of very small animals. Did you know, for instance, that guinea pigs rarely get sick and love to eat? Or that they love one another and have adorable children too? Portrayed in all thier amiable chunkiness, guinea pigs finally recieve the tribute they so richly deserve. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublication Date: 8/1/2001Pages: 32Reading Level: Age 4 and UpAuthor: Dick King-SmithPublisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.16in length x 0.18in width x 9.88in height Weight: 4.79oz. Everything works in this book ? the informative yet humorous writing, the not-too-scary illustrations, and a superb layout that employs multisized text and bright color backgrounds to great effect. ?THE HORN BOOK SHAAAARRRKK! Thats probably the last word anyone wants to hear while swimming in the warm blue sea. But most sharks arent at all what people expect. In fact, those who think all sharks are giant, man-eating killers are in for a surprise. The compelling narrative, colorful illustrations, and captivating facts in SURPRISING SHARKS reveal that sharks come in all shapes and sizes ? and probably should be more afraid of humans than we are of them. Book Details:Format: PaperbackPublicati Read More

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How does a stinkbug flirt, a bee give orders, or a panda say back off? A celebrated duo is back with a guide to messaging, animal-...style. Humans arent the only creatures who are constantly talking and transmitting messages: animals find all sorts of ways to keep in touch without saying a word. They use colors, patterns, smells, movements, vibrations, sounds, and even electricity to help them identify their own family or team -- not to mention find food and shelter, defend their territory, woo the proper mate, and care for their young. From the chatter of dolphins to the click of a moth, from the stripes of a reef fish to the rumbling of elephants, this funny, fascinating book unlocks the mysteries of how animals talk and squawk to one another-- and how humans try to talk back. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 11/8/2011 Pages: 64 Reading Level: Age 8 and Up Author: Nicola Davies Publisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.89in length x 0.47in width x 6.2in height Weight: 12oz. Read More

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FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Lyrically chronicles the journey of a tiny, endangered loggerhead turtle as she hatches on ...the beach, struggles to reach the waters edge, and survives the oceans dangers to one day return and lay her own eggs on the very same beach. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 6/14/2005 Pages: 24 Reading Level: Age 5 and Up Author: Nicola DaviesPublisher: Turtleback Dimensions: 9.59in length x 9.09in width x 0.4in height Weight: 12oz. Author: Nicola Davies Publisher: Turtleback Dimensions: 9.13in length x 0.2in width x 9.84in height Weight: 4.79oz. Read More

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A blue-ribbon choice for family sharing? ?Publishers Weekly (starred review) Praise for Our White House An American Library Associ...ation Notable Children?s Book An International Reading Association Teachers? Choice A National Council for the Social Studies Notable Trade Book for Young People A National Endowment for the Humanities We the People Bookshelf Selection ?Explore the nooks and crannies of American history. . . . A browser?s dream.? ? The Horn Book (starred review) ?Inspired. . . . Dazzling. . . . Entertaining.? ? School Library Journal (starred review) ?If you don?t find one of your favorite writers in this book, we?ll be surprised.? ? The Washington Post ?If books were measured like elections, this would win in a landslide.? ?USA Today Conceived and co-created by the National Children?s Book and Literary Alliance, this outstanding collection of essays, personal accounts, historical fiction, and poetry melds with an equally stunning array of original art to offer a look at America?s history through the prism of the White House. Starting with a 1792 call for designers and continuing through the present day, these highly engaging writings and illustrations, expressing varied viewpoints and interwoven with key historical events, are a vital resource for family and classroom sharing ? and a stirring reminder that the story of the White House is the story of every American. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/14/2010 Pages: 256 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: N.C.B.L.A. Publisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 9.33in length x 0.68in width x 10.85in height Weight: 36oz. Read More

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The HISTORY NEWS--perfectly packaged! The award-winning History News series presents history in a unique, kid-friendly format that...s as accessible as the morning newspaper. And now, with these new editions, all the books are available in paperback, in a reduced trim size, and at the right price for kid and teacher purchases.Ride with Paul Revere and watch fifty colonists sign the Declaration of Independence. Witness the storming of the Bastille by Parisian mobs and find out why King Louis XVI lost his head. Get Lenins thoughts on planning a revolution and march with Mao to a new China. Revolution News covers the American, French, Russian, and Chinese Revolutions, and offers a two-page overview of major events worldwide. Book Details: Format: Paperback Publication Date: 9/1/2001 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 10 and Up Author: Christopher Maynard Publisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 11.05in length x 8.48in width x 0.17in height Weight: 5.6oz. Read More

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A New York Times best-selling author and a Caldecott Honor-winning illustrator explore life in the ocean with clever poems and bol...d, expressive woodcuts. The briny deep is home to an enormous variety of fascinating creatures, from the dainty sea horse to the fearsome shark, from the spiny sea urchin to the majestic blue whale. In striking woodcut illustrations, diverse creatures glide through blue and green waters, while succinct, witty poetry examines their behavior and interactions. In this companion volume to On the Farm and In the Wild, David Elliott and Holly Meade explore the depths of the ocean in a collection of poems sure to thrill budding oceanographers and landlubbers alike. Book Details: Format: Hardcover Publication Date: 2/14/2012 Pages: 32 Reading Level: Age 3 and Up Author: David Elliott Publisher: Candlewick Press Dimensions: 10.63in length x 0.37in width x 11.69in height Weight: 19.19oz. Read More

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