What If You Had Animal Feet

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545745987
Release Date: 2015-02-24
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

If you could have any animal's feet, whose would you choose? WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL FEET? is the next book in the successful WHAT IF series by Sandra Markle, illustrated by Howard McWilliam, following the very popular WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL TEETH? and WHAT YOU IF HAD ANIMAL HAIR? This latest edition will teach kids about the amazing variety of feet in the animal kingdom and their specialty functions! From cheetahs' fast feet to mountain goats' nimble climbing hooves, to flies' sticky feet! Each animal profile will include a photo as well as illustrations of kids with animal feet that are sure to make kids laugh!

What If You Had Animal Hair

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545638241
Release Date: 2014-01-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

If you could have any animal's hair, whose would you choose? If you had a polar bear's double coat, you would never have to wear a hat when playing in the snow. If you had reindeer hair, it could help you stay afloat in water. And if you had a porcupine's hair, no bully would ever bother you again! WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL HAIR? is a follow-up to the adorable WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL TEETH? Each spread will feature a photographic image of the animal and its hair on the left and an illustration of a child with that animal's hair on the right. As in ANIMAL TEETH, the illustrations will be humorous and will accompany informative text.

What If You Had Animal Teeth

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338182569
Release Date: 2017-01-31
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

If you could have any animal's front teeth, whose would you choose? WHAT IF YOU HAD ANIMAL TEETH? takes children on a fun, informative, and imaginative journey as they explore what it would be like if their own front teeth were replaced by those of a different animal. Featuring a dozen animals (beaver, great white shark, narwhal, elephant, rattlesnake, naked mole rat, hippopotamus, crocodile, and more), this book explores how different teeth are especially adapted for an animal's survival. At the end of the book, children will discover why their own teeth are just right for them. And they'll also get a friendly reminder to take good care of their teeth, because they're the only teeth they'll ever have. Each spread features a photograph of the animal using its specialized teeth on the left and a humorous illustrated image of a child using that animal's teeth on the right.

What If You Had Animal Eyes

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338141689
Release Date: 2017-08-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What if you woke up one morning and your eyes weren't yours? What If You Had Animal Eyes?--the next imaginative book in the What If You Had series--explores what would happen if you looked in the mirror and saw an pair of animal eyes instead of your own! From the chameleon's eyes that can point in different directions, to the colossal squid's eyes that shine in the dark, discover what it would be like if you had these special eyes--and find out why your eyes are just the right ones for you!

What If You Had An Animal Nose

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545859240
Release Date: 2016-12-27
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What if you woke up one morning and your nose wasn't yours? What If You Had An Animal Nose?--the next imaginative book in the What If You Had series--explores what would happen if you looked in the mirror and saw an animal's nose instead of your own! From the elephant's long trunk to a rhino's pointy horn, discover what it would be like if you had these special noses--and find out why your nose is just the right one for you!

What If You Had Animal Ears

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9780545859271
Release Date: 2016-01-05
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What if you woke up one morning and your ears weren't yours? What If You Had Animal Ears explores what would happen if you looked in the mirror and saw an animal's ears instead of your own! The next imaginative book in the What If You Had series, explores incredible ears from the animal kingdom. From the elephant's tremendous ears to the jack rabbit's mood ears, discover what it would be like if you had these special ears--and find out why your ears are just the right ones for you!

What If You Had An Animal Tail

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 9781338208795
Release Date: 2018-06-26
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

What if you woke up one morning and you had sprouted a tail overnight? What If You Had An Animal Tail? -- the next imaginative book in the What If You Had series -- explores what would happen if you looked in the mirror and saw that you had an animal tail! From a peacock's showstopping tail to a scorpion's dangerous stinger, discover what it would be like if you had one of these special tails -- and find out why your own tailbone is just the right one for you!

Who Has These Feet

Author: Laura Hulbert
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 9781466811515
Release Date: 2011-08-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

In a lively guessing game format, find out why the feet of tree frogs, and those of eight other animals, are perfectly adapted to their habitats. Illustrated with brightly detailed paintings, this simple, informative text will have children looking at feet in a whole new way.

Claws Coats and Camouflage

Author: Susan E. Goodman
Publisher: Millbrook Press
ISBN: 9780761318651
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Examines adaptations of animals that allow them to live in their environment, including ways to stay safe, get food, and reproduce.

Best Foot Forward

Author: Ingo Arndt
Publisher:
ISBN: 0823431851
Release Date: 2014-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Whose foot is this? An intriguing close-up of an animal's foot piques curiousity that's satisfied on the following page with a stunning full-size photo of the animal itself and a brief description of how the foot is used. A tiger stalks its prey on velvet paws. A gecko's ribbed feet enable it to climb walls as smooth as glass. The mole uses its feet for digging. The webbed feet of a duck help it swim. Rabbits and kangaroos have feet adapted for jumping fast and far. Caterpillars, starfish, and octopuses all use their feet to grab hold. The guessing-game format makes learning about natural adaptation fun. Includes an index of all animals illustrated.

Fix It Duck

Author: Jez Alborough
Publisher: Kane/Miller Book Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9781933605302
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

In the rollicking sequel to Duck in the Truck, Duck's attempts to deal with various minor disasters only lead to more problems.

Who Has This Tail

Author: Laura Hulbert
Publisher: Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
ISBN: 9781466823945
Release Date: 2012-10-16
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Short and fuzzy, long and scaled: no matter their size and shape, tails aren't just hanging around—they're useful! This fun, informative book invites readers to guess the owner of nine tails, and then turn the page to see the animal and its tail in action.

Fur and Feathers

Author: Janet Halfmann
Publisher: Sylvan Dell Publishing
ISBN: 9781607180999
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

Sophie dreams of wild animals losing their fur, feathers, scales, and skin, and helps them all find their proper coverings again.

What If

Author: Randall Munroe
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 9780544272996
Release Date: 2014-09-02
Genre: Humor

The creator of the incredibly popular webcomic xkcd presents his heavily researched answers to his fans' oddest questions, including “What if I took a swim in a spent-nuclear-fuel pool?” and “Could you build a jetpack using downward-firing machine guns?” 100,000 first printing.

Would You Survive

Author: John Townsend
Publisher: Capstone Classroom
ISBN: 1410919692
Release Date: 2005-09-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes how specific animals are designed to handle extreme weather, including camels, frogs, geese, penguins, and polar bears.