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Read With Me Pops Omnibus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Jim Burkett, author, photographer and grandfather, put his considerable talents together to create these wonderful Read With Me, Pops books.
Magic Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Take treasure in a magic holiday. Rediscover the best things life has to offer. Prepare to enjoy a story that is really about you and those most precious to you. This is part of the original Jack the Dog: And His Boy; which tells the entire saga from beginning to end. Many of the stories have touched audiences for years, now available in book form.
Simmer Diaries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
This is based on the true life tale of a dog named “Simmer”. Follow his journey to find a home and happiness as he learns many of life’s lessons;an interesting story that teaches the result of action and consequence and trust an loyalty. This is a story to be enjoyed by children of all ages.
14 Fun Facts About Horseshoe Crabs: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What color is a horseshoe crab’s blood? What do doctors use a horseshoe crab’s blood for? How many eggs does a horseshoe crab mother lay? How long have horseshoe crabs been on the earth? How does a horseshoe crab swim? Find out more about horseshoe crabs and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
The Life and Times of Jumbo and his Girl Lydia
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Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Jean Marano remembers for our reading delight the runt of the mixed Boxer/Great Dane litter she brought home in a shoebox to live with Dad, Mom and to grow up with baby daughter Lydia. These charming stories will engage readers of all ages as we follow the antics and adventures of Jumbo, Possibly the Smartest Dog Who Ever Lived, and his toddler best friend, recalled with love and good humor.
I'm Cubby the Lion
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
Hi. I’m Cubby the lion. I’m king of the jungle. Well, OK. Right now I’m only a few months old so I guess I’m just a prince. But give me some time. In two more years I’ll be full grown and ready to rule! Come meet Cubby the Lion and read about his life in this humorous book that introduces young readers to what it is like to be a young lion growing up on the African plains.
14 More Wacky Facts About Animals: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
How far will an elephant walk in its lifetime? What happens if a seal eats a fish tail first? Which has more bones in its neck, an owl or a giraffe? What does a camel do with the fat in its hump? What happens to a hippo babies skin if it stay out in the sunshine? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this fun 15-minute book. Surprise your family and friends with these fun facts.
Ostriches: Flightless Birds of Wonder
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
The ostrich is a bird that is as tall as a man. It is strong enough to carry a man on his back in a race! Do you know: How tall is an ostrich? What does an ostrich like to eat? How big is an ostrich egg? Do ostriches bury their head in the sand? Find out what an ostrich looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts.
Octopuses: Eight-Armed Wonders
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
An octopus is an animal that lives in the sea. It has eight arms, a head and a body. It also has blue blood, and it squirts ink! This book will introduce you to octopuses and tell you many interesting facts about them, including: What are the two ways to say more than one octopus? What color is an octopus’ blood? What does an octopus eat? Can octopuses change their color? Find out what a
Sea Horses: Tiny Horses of the Sea
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Sea horses are some of the smallest animals in the sea. They look like little chess pieces, with a tail. They have a long snout or nose at the front of their head. They have a high, arched neck like a proud horse. They also have a rounded body like a horse. This book will introduce you to sea horses and tell you many interesting facts about them.
Manatees: Mermaids of the Sea
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What is a manatee? A manatee is a sea creature. It looks like a large, walrus with a fat face. Even though it is huge, this animal is one of the gentlest creatures in the sea. This book will introduce you to manatees and tell you many interesting facts about them, including: What do manatees eat? How many babies does a manatee mother have? Where do manatees live? How do boats hurt manatees?
14 Fun Facts About Big Cats: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Why do big cats have pads on their feet? Which is the largest big cat? Which big cat lives at the highest elevation? Which is the only social cat? Which is the only cat that runs its prey to the ground? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this 15-minute book. Amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About Glyptodonts: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What are these huge, strange animals with four legs, a shell, and a spiked tail? Meet the glyptodont, a prehistoric animal. Scientists have found out many facts about the glyptodont, and here are some. Find out: What did a glyptodont eat? How large were glyptodonts? How fast could they move? What is their shell made of? What were the tiny holes in the shell for? Find out 14 fun facts!
14 Fun Facts About Dodo Birds: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What color were their beaks? Where did dodo birds live? Did they like the forest, the grasses or the beach? How old is the dodo bird? Why did the dodo bird eat so much when the sailors fed it? How long did it take man to kill off the dodo bird after it was discovered? Find out more about the dodo bird and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
14 Fun Facts About Mammoths: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
How much do you know about these prehistoric creatures? Is a mammoth always a woolly mammoth? Are mammoths more closely related to the African or the Asian elephant? How big was the biggest mammoth? How small was the smallest mammoth? How many teeth did a mammoth chew with? When did mammoths die off? Find out more about mammoths and amaze your family and friends with these fun facts.
14 Wacky Facts About Animals: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
How does a dolphin sleep? What happens if you put a dry sea otter in water? What color is a polar bear’s skin? What happens if you move a group of bighorn sheep to a new area? How many eggs can a mother hermit crab lay? Can a gorilla swim? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this fun 15-minute book about animals, then surprise your family and friends with these strange facts.
14 Fun Facts About Animal Teeth: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
What animal has the strongest bite force of any mammal? What do lemurs use your teeth for? What is strange about the water deer’s teeth? How much would a single mammoth tooth weigh? What color are a beaver’s teeth? Who has the biggest teeth of any land animal? Find out the answers to these questions and more in this fun 15-minute book about animal teeth.
14 Fun Facts About Animal Eyes: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
How many lenses does a dragonfly’s eye have? Which is bigger, an eagle’s eye or a human’s? How many eyes does a scallop have? How do lizards keep their eyes wet? Animal eyes can be really strange and wonderful. How much do you know about the eyes of your animal friends? Find out more in this book.
14 Absolutely Horrible, Gross, Disgusting Facts About Animals: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
OK, let’s face it. Some things that animals do can be totally gross and disgusting. Here are some of the best, or should we say the worst, things that animals do. Do you know: How owls poop? What happens to roadrunner babies who don’t gain weight fast enough? And why do cows lick their noses when they eat? Discover these disgusting facts, and more in this 15-minute book.
14 Fun Facts About Bees: A 15-Minute Book
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Bees are fascinating creatures that are responsible for pollinating much of the planet. You see them around you every day but how much do you really know about them? How much honey can a worker bee make in its lifetime? How many eggs will a queen bee lay in one day? How big is the smallest bee? Are bees electrically charged? Find out more about bees and amaze your friends with these fun facts