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The Big Book of Blooms (The Big Book Series) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780500651995
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Published: Thames & Hudson - May 5th, 2020

The next installment in the popular Big Book series is a fascinating introduction to some of the most magnificent and surprising flowering plants from around the world.


The Ocean in Your Bathtub Cover Image
By Seth Fishman, Isabel Greenberg (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062953360
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 19th, 2020

Perfect for curious kids!


If You Take Away the Otter Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763689346
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Published: Candlewick - May 26th, 2020

When the sea otters disappear, why does their kelp forest habitat disappear, too?


Bird's-Eye View: Keeping Wild Birds in Flight Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781459821538
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - May 12th, 2020

Wild birds are everywhere, from the dry deserts to the icy poles. We see them soaring overhead, paddling across water, flitting through trees, pecking at the ground or our backyard bird feeders and singing from fence posts. Birds contribute to the health of the planet and provide pleasure for millions of people, but wild birds are in trouble.


In the Woods Cover Image
By David Elliott, Rob Dunlavey (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780763697839
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Published: Candlewick - April 7th, 2020

A New York Times best-selling author shares his love for woodland animals in a revealing, beautifully illustrated collection of verse for poetry lovers and budding naturalists.


A Last Goodbye Cover Image
By Elin Kelsey, Soyeon Kim (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771473644
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Published: Owlkids - April 15th, 2020

How do we say goodbye to a loved one after they die? This book broaches a difficult topic in a heartfelt way by exploring the beauty in how animals mourn. From elephants to whales, parrots to bonobos, and lemurs to humans, we all have rituals to commemorate our loved ones and to lift each other up in difficult times.


The Eagle Mother, Volume 3 Cover Image
By Brett D. Huson, Natasha Donovan (Illustrator)
$23.00
ISBN: 9781553798590
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Published: Highwater Press - April 28th, 2020

Return to the valleys of the River of Mists with award-winning author Hetxw'ms Gyetxw (Brett D. Huson). Nox xsgyaak, the eagle mother, cares for her brood in the embrace of a black cottonwood with the help of her mate. Will both eaglets survive the summer in an environment that is both delicate and unforgiving?


Obsessive About Octopuses (About Animals #6) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781912497782
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Published: Flying Eye Books - April 7th, 2020

Perfect for quarantine reading with your children!

Did you know that an octopus has three hearts? And that they are particularly intelligent, with some being known to use tools?


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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.


Under Your Feet... Soil, Sand and Everything Underground Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781465490957
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Published: DK Children - April 7th, 2020

Down where worms wriggle and microbes squirm, there's a whole world waiting to be discovered...


The Boreal Forest: A Year in the World's Largest Land Biome Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781525300448
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Published: Kids Can Press - April 7th, 2020

The vast boreal forest spans a dozen countries in the northern regions like "a scarf around the neck of the world," making it the planet's largest land biome.


Sea Otters: A Survival Story Cover Image
By Isabelle Groc, Judi Dench (Foreword by), David Mills (Foreword by)
$24.95
ISBN: 9781459817371
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Published: Orca Book Publishers - April 28th, 2020

Sea otters once ruled the Pacific Ocean, but the fur trade of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries brought this predator to near extinction. Today they're slowly coming back from the brink, and scientists are learning more about their pivotal role as one of nature's keystone species. This book looks at the history, biology, behavior and uncertain future of sea otters.


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