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 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 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!

Animals Building Homes

Author: Wendy Perkins
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 0736851615
Release Date: 2004-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Simple text explains the varied ways in which such animals as beavers, hummingbirds, termites, and bald eagles build their homes.

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.

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!

Amazing Animal Feet

Author: Linda Bozzo
Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1404241671
Release Date: 2008-01-15
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Looks at the feet of several animals that have adapted to their environments, from the taloned feet of a hawk to the webbed feet of a duck.

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!

Animal Wings

Author: Vita JimŽnez
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781632907660
Release Date: 2017-01-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Have you ever wished you could fly? Many animals have wings that help them soar through the air. But some animals have other uses for their wings, like swimming! Full-color illustrations and music help readers discover how animals have adapted their wings for different uses. Animal Wings is aligned with the Next Generation Science Standards. This hardcover book comes with CD and online music access.

Animal Senses

Author: Pamela Hickman
Publisher: Kids Can Press Ltd
ISBN: 9781550744255
Release Date: 1998
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Introduces how such animals as frogs, bats, butterflies, and deer use their senses to explore their environment.

So Many Feet

Author: Nichole Mara
Publisher: Abrams
ISBN: 9781683350392
Release Date: 2017-05-02
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

High feet, slow feet, fast feet, snow feet! So Many Feet introduces young children to the great diversity in the natural world, using feet as an accessible point of entry. The playful, rhyming main text offers some information, but is mostly fun to read aloud. The secondary text offers more facts about each animal and what makes its feet so unique. The book ends by asking children whether their feet can do all the things animals’ feet can do.

Brenda s Beaver Needs a Barber

Author: Bimisi Tayanita
Publisher:
ISBN: 1946178047
Release Date: 2016-12-01
Genre:

Sumguyen has always had a thick mane of hair, in the summer of 2016 he decided to grow a beard. Deep into month three he started to look like an armpit with eyeballs.It was a sultry August night in Old Town Scottsdale as Bimisi and Sumguyen made their way from one bar to another. They took pause to to enjoy the rhythms of a homeless crooner who was soulfully picking his guitar. When Sumguyen threw a five into his tip jar the artist looked up, thanked him with a nod and said, "That is a beautiful beard. My friend Brenda has a beard just like that, but hers doesn't talk."A fair amount of beer sprayed from Bimisi's nose...and just like that they had their subject matter for the final book of season one. Brenda's Beaver Needs a Barber is the fifth of five books that make up Reach Around Books Season One.

Waiting for Ice

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Triangle Interactive, Inc.
ISBN: 9781684446612
Release Date: 2018-03-29
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Based on a true story, WAITING FOR ICE follows an orphaned polar bear cub as she struggles to find food on Wrangel Island, far north in the Arctic Ocean. Left alone at ten months old, the young female finds herself up against other bears who are bigger and stronger than she is—and just as hungry. Due to rising temperatures, the bears are trapped on the island until the ice packs reform. Only then can they venture out to hunt for seals and whales, using the ice as life rafts.

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.