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 Hair

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher:
ISBN: 0606353747
Release Date: 2014-01-07
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

For use in schools and libraries only. Discusses the ways that different animals use their hair to survive, including the polar bear, reindeer, and porcupine.

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 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 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 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!

Owls

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9781575057293
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Discusses the physical characteristics of owls that combine to make them such able predators.

Whales Passing

Author: Eve Bunting
Publisher: Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0590603582
Release Date: 2003
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

A boy standing with his father on the shore watches five Orca whales and imagines them talking underwater in their star-dance light while the bubbles bubble up.

Polar Animal Adaptations

Author: Lisa J. Amstutz
Publisher: Capstone
ISBN: 9781429660310
Release Date: 2011-07-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

"Simple text and photographs describe polar animal adaptations"--Provided by publisher.

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.

Leukemia

Author: Sandra Markle
Publisher: Lerner Publications
ISBN: 9780822587002
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

Describes the condition of leukemia, how it affects the lives of those who have it, and includes case studies of survivors.

What I Saw in the Teachers Lounge

Author: Jerry Pallotta
Publisher: Cartwheel Books
ISBN: 0545384737
Release Date: 2015-06-30
Genre: Juvenile Fiction

When an imaginative child peeks inside a teachers lounge, he embarks on a wild, funny adventure you'll never forget!

Zoology for Kids

Author: Josh Hestermann
Publisher: Chicago Review Press
ISBN: 9781613749647
Release Date: 2015-03-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction

“Packed with facts and photos, Zoology for Kids is a vibrant introduction to zoology that also provides inspiration for career options and activities to help children further explore and apply what they have learned.” —Liesl Pimentel, manager of education and formal programs, Phoenix Zoo Zoology for Kids invites young animal lovers to discover the animal kingdom through clear, entertaining information and anecdotes and hands-on activities. Part 1 introduces the science of zoology, discussing animals’ forms, functions, and behaviors as well as the history behind zoos and aquariums. Kids bake edible animal cells, play a dolphin-echolocation game, and design an exhibit. Part 2 offers an insider’s look at how zoologists apply their knowledge every day. Kids peek into the world of zookeepers and aquarists, veterinarians, wildlife researchers, and conservationists. They “train” their friends, mold a tiger’s jawbone, and perform field research in their own backyard. Animal enthusiasts come away with new knowledge, a healthy respect for the animal kingdom, and the idea that they can pursue animal-related careers and make a difference to preserve and protect the natural world. Josh Hestermann is a marine-mammal keeper and trainer at the Brookfield Zoo in Illinois. Bethanie Hestermann is a freelance writer and contributing writer and editor at large at Connected World magazine. They live in Brookfield, Illinois. Martin and Chris Kratt, the Kratt Brothers, are the creators and cohosts of the PBS Kids series Wild Kratts, Kratts Creatures, and Zoboomafoo.

Just a Mess

Author: Mercer Mayer
Publisher: Paw Prints
ISBN: 1442008563
Release Date: 2009-07-10
Genre:

When the little critter can't find his baseball mitt, his mother decides it's time for him to clean his room