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Tiny Bird: A Hummingbird's Amazing Journey Cover Image
By Robert Burleigh, Wendell Minor (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781627793698
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - April 14th, 2020

Robert Burleigh's narrative nonfiction picture book follows a hummingbird’s migration south for the winter, with stunning art by Wendell Minor.

When the last summer flowers open their petals to the sun, it’s time for a tiny ruby-throated hummingbird to dip its beak into the heart of each bloom, extracting as much nectar as possible before the hard trip ahead.


Beyond Words: What Wolves and Dogs Think and Feel (A Young Reader's Adaptation) Cover Image
By Carl Safina, Carl Safina (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250144652
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - April 21st, 2020

Eye-opening, wise, and filled with triumphant and heartbreaking stories about the wolf population at Yellowstone (as well as some personal anecdotes about dogs), Carl Safina's Beyond Words: What Wolves and Dogs Think and Feel accessibly explores the mysteries of animal thought and behavior for young readers.


Bugs Everywhere Cover Image
By Lily Murray, Britta Teckentrup (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781536210422
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Published: Big Picture Press - April 7th, 2020

There are bugs everywhere! Some of them live in jungles, some of them underwater, and some certainly live in your house. And all of them are fascinating! Britta Teckentrup’s work will enthral budding entomologists. This nonfiction volume from a much-loved illustrator simply sparks with personality and is chock-full of weird and wonderful facts about all kinds of creepy-crawlies.


Morning, Sunshine! Cover Image
By Keely Parrack, John Bajet (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781623173852
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Published: North Atlantic Books - March 24th, 2020

As we all wake up, the outside world bustles with life! Discover new facts about familiar creatures—from fluttering moths and scurrying beetles to shy foxes and humming bees—as they go about their morning activities. In the city, the countryside, and the suburbs, nature can be found everywhere!


50 Reasons to Love Animals Cover Image
By Catherine Barr, Hanako Clulow (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780711252462
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - April 7th, 2020

Discover 50 reasons to love animals! Lions have magnificent shaggy manes, penguins go tobogganing on their tummies, bears wiggle and dance as they scratch, whales sing songs, and elephants can feel sadness.


501 Dinosaur Joke-tivities: Riddles, Puzzles, Fun Facts, Cartoons, Tongue Twisters, and Other Giggles! (Highlights 501 Joke-tivities) Cover Image
By Highlights (Created by)
$9.99
ISBN: 9781684379231
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Published: Highlights Press - April 14th, 2020

Calling all dino lovers! There are a TON of dinosaur jokes, riddles, fun facts, tongue twisters, limericks, cartoons, puzzles, and activities packed into this "punny" prehistoric collection, which also includes 101 dinosaur names!


The True Story of Zippy Chippy: The Little Horse That Couldn't Cover Image
By Artie Bennett , Dave Szalay (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9780735843967
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Published: NorthSouth Books - February 25th, 2020

Zippy Chippy is descended from the leading legends of horse racing. He is destined for greatness and glory.

But . . . when the starting bell rings, it’s anybody’s guess what Zippy will do. Will Zippy go for a gentle trot around the track or stop and smell the roses?


Egg Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781568463513
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Published: Creative Editions - February 4th, 2020

Bird eggs come in so many beautiful colors, sizes, and shapes, but best of all is what's inside them!


WildLives: 50 Extraordinary Animals that Made History Cover Image
By Ben Lerwill, Sarah Walsh (Illustrator)
$21.99
ISBN: 9781534454842
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - February 4th, 2020

From the illustrator of Herstory (a Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2018) comes a fascinating and touching book about fifty extraordinary animals that made human history!

Discover these amazing true tales of wild and wonderful lives—animal lives, that is!

We often read heroic stories of brave people who made their mark on history.


50 Odd Couples (The Dodo) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781338576207
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - February 4th, 2020

These pairs of unlikely animal friends -- as seen in The Dodo's viral videos -- are sure to warm your heart!

These animal pairs don't look like they'd be the best of friends -- but sometimes a new friend is closer than you think! This book features more than 100 pages of unexpected, heartwarming, and unlikely animal friendships!


Being Frog Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534428812
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Published: Beach Lane Books - February 4th, 2020

From award-winning author and photographer April Pulley Sayre comes a stunning photographic look at the fascinating lives of frogs.

A frog is a being.
It is watching.
It is seeing…

Frogs are amazing creatures, and this book offers young readers an up-close and revealing peek at their everyday lives.


Bringing Back the Wolves: How a Predator Restored an Ecosystem Cover Image
By Jude Isabella, Kim Smith (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781771386258
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Published: Kids Can Press - March 3rd, 2020

An unintended experiment in Yellowstone National Park, in which an ecosystem is devastated and then remarkably rehabilitated, provides crucial lessons about nature's intricate balancing act.

In the 1800s, hunters were paid by the American government to eliminate threats to livestock on cattle ranches near Yellowstone National Park.


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