What Do You Do With a Tail Like This

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547488929
Release Date: 2009-06-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A nose for digging? Ears for seeing? Eyes that squirt blood? Explore the many amazing things animals can do with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails in this interactive guessing book, beautifully illustrated in cut-paper collage, which was awarded a Caldecott Honor. This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades K-1, Read Aloud Informational Text).

What Do You Do With a Tail Like This

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547772929
Release Date: 2009-06-15
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A nose for digging? Ears for seeing? Eyes that squirt blood? Explore the many amazing things animals can do with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails in this interactive guessing book, beautifully illustrated in cut-paper collage, which was awarded a Caldecott Honor. This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades K-1, Read Aloud Informational Text).

What Do You Do with a Tail Like This

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 061899713X
Release Date: 2008
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Simple text presents the many things animals can do with their ears, eyes, mouths, noses, feet, and tails.

What Do You Do When Something Wants To Eat You

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547772912
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What would you do if something wanted to eat you? Walk on water? Stick out your tongue? Play dead? Animals in the wild use all kinds of methods to protect themselves from their enemies. Using dynamic and intricate cut-paper collages, Steve Jenkins explores the many fascinating and unique defense mechanisms creatures use to escape from danger.

My First Day

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547738512
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Explores the first day of life for a variety of animals, from the emperor penguin to the Siberian tiger.

Just a Second

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780618708963
Release Date: 2011
Genre: JUVENILE NONFICTION

A lyrical tribute to the amazing things in nature that can occur in various increments of time invites youngsters to think about time as measured by such examples as the flap of a vulture's wing, a crocodile's heartbeat and the life of a mayfly. By the creator of the Caldecott Honor-winning What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? 35,000 first printing.

Creature Features

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544233515
Release Date: 2014-10-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Examines unusual animal facial features and how they help the animals survive.

Sisters and Brothers

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547488028
Release Date: 2008-04-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The award-winning team of What Do You Do with a Tail Like This? and Move! once again create a nonfiction picture book that is amazingly beautiful, fun, and filled with all sorts of interesting facts. Here, Steve Jenkins and Robin Page investigate sibling relationships throughout the animal kingdom. In this book you will learn that anteaters are always only children and nine-banded armadillos are always born as identical quadruplets. You will also learn that falcons play-hunt in the sky and that hyena cubs fight to the death. This is the perfect book for animal lovers young and old!

Animals Animals Animals Set

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher:
ISBN: 0544340906
Release Date: 2014-10-21
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A beautiful boxed set from the award-winning team of animal fact explainers. Includes gift editions of three of their best-loved books, with the spare, illuminating text and gorgeous cut-paper collage artwork fans of this dynamic duo have come to love. All this—plus a sheet of stickers—packed in an attractive slipcase. Three stunning books: My First Day: Find out what baby animals do in their first twenty-four hours of life. Move!: Learn why animals move the way they do. A New York Times Best Illustrated book. What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?: Explore the amazing things animals can do with their distinct body parts. A Caldecott Honor book.

Who Am I

Author: Robin Page
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9781328466655
Release Date: 2017-11-14
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

I have two big yellow eyes, soft, silky feathers, eight sharp claws, and an unlucky mouse in my pointy black beak. Who am I? Who Am I? gives reader clues so they can guess which animal will be revealed in a beautiful, full-spread illustration when they turn the page. Playful nouns, adjectives, and verbs describe the characteristics and movements of each animal. Minimal yet descriptive text encourages visual literacy and positions this title as a wonderful learning to read book. Extra facts will be included at the back of the book. Imaginative, fun, and beautiful, Who Am I? is an informative and dynamic picture book sure to please.

Eye to Eye

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544302433
Release Date: 2014-04-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In his latest eye-popping work of picture book nonfiction, the Caldecott Honor–winning author-illustrator Steve Jenkins explains how for most animals, eyes are the most important source of information about the world in a biological sense. The simplest eyes—clusters of light-sensitive cells—appeared more than one billion years ago, and provided a big survival advantage to the first creatures that had them. Since then, animals have evolved an amazing variety of eyes, along with often surprising ways to use them.

Egg

Author: Robin Page
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547959092
Release Date: 2015-03-03
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

The Caldecott Honor-winning team cracks the code of the incredible egg, exploring how a simple, often colorful, sometimes surprisingly shaped package, reveals nature's life cycle, unusual animal defensive strategies, parenting behavior, evolution and more, in this beautifully illustrated nonfiction picture book. 40,000 first printing.

Biggest Strongest Fastest

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780395861363
Release Date: 1997-08
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces the world's smallest, largest, strongest, fastest, and slowest creatures, their characteristics, and behavior

Animals in Flight

Author: Robin Page
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547349145
Release Date: 2005-05-30
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Wings carry tiny insects, fluttering butterflies, and backyard birds, and they even once propelled some dinosaurs up and through the skies. Find out how, when, and why birds and beasts have taken to the air, and discover how wings work in this informative and brilliantly illustrated book about flight.

Living Color

Author: Steve Jenkins
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780547349633
Release Date: 2007-09-10
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Red, blue, yellow, green, orange, purple, pink—animals can be startlingly colorful. Why are they found in so many shades, tints, and hues? From the scarlet ibis to the blue-tongued skink, award-winning author/illustrator Steve Jenkins depicts a whole world of colorful animals in his signature style. Living Color explores a range of animals from old favorites like the pink flamingo to rare and fascinating creatures such as the long-wattled umbrella bird and the ringed caecilian. How do the brilliant feathers, scales,shells, and skin of these animals help them survive? Find out in this strikingly beautiful book how animals use color to warn predators, signal friends, attract a mate, or hide from their enemies.