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Weird, Wild, Amazing! : Exploring the Incredible World of Animals
by Tim Flannery and Sam Caldwell




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Tim Flannery has the answers. Introducing some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures on Earth, from water to sky and the forests and deserts in between, he offers in-depth and often bizarre facts about extraordinary animals that live in each habitat. Flannery ties concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy to each animal's profile, firmly connecting the animal and its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world.

Did you know that lions once roamed North America, or that albatrosses sleep-fly? Have you ever heard a piranha bark, or wondered how the sloth got its name? Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet's ecosystems with Tim Flannery's signature mix of humor and wisdom.

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Overview

Tim Flannery has the answers. Introducing some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures on Earth, from water to sky and the forests and deserts in between, he offers in-depth and often bizarre facts about extraordinary animals that live in each habitat. Flannery ties concepts of climate change, evolution, conservation, and taxonomy to each animal's profile, firmly connecting the animal and its environment while sparking wonder at its role in the natural world.

Did you know that lions once roamed North America, or that albatrosses sleep-fly? Have you ever heard a piranha bark, or wondered how the sloth got its name? Packed with vibrant illustrations and guided by real-life anecdotes from one of our greatest science communicators, Weird, Wild, Amazing teaches readers to cherish and delight in our planet's ecosystems with Tim Flannery's signature mix of humor and wisdom.


 

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  • ISBN-13: 9781324015437
  • ISBN-10: 1324015438
  • Publisher: Norton Young Readers
  • Publish Date: August 2020
  • Page Count: 256
  • Reading Level: Ages 8-12
  • Dimensions: 10.1 x 7.5 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.85 pounds


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