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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 » Children's Books » 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.
I Keep Thinking It's Tuesday
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Series: The Tom Fletcher Stories. Price: Free! Words: 68,830. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
Tom Fletcher sometimes sees people as donuts and uses Exchange and Mart as his guide through a life populated by topless dancers and hippopotami. Frogs, pizzas, water beds, pygmies, licorice flavoured condoms and an ostrich all have key parts to play in this murder mystery; or perhaps it's a love story; or is it just a tale about a man who doesn't own a decent jacket? … and who is Geoffrey?
A-Z of Animal Poems
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A-Z of Animal Poems is original work by Captain Peter Cain and is accompanied by pictures and illustrations. The book is ideal reading for both children and adults. It is a book of generally humorous poems covering a wide range of creatures.
How the ostrich lost his fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Curious about why the ostrich can't fly and is covered with black feathers? Read the story on how ostrich lost his fire. Adapted from stories of the San.
More Adventure Travel - 11 more stories of worldwide adventure to further inspire you towards your own travel goals
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Price: Free! Words: 41,300. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
When Ian Usher put his "life" up for sale on eBay in 2008, he had no idea where life's adventure was going to take him next. Asked many times in interviews, "What will you do once you have sold your life?", his usual glib response was, "Anything I like, really!" This book details a few of the amazing and unusual experiences found during two years of travel and adventure after the eBay auction.
Meet the Ostrich: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
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Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Ostriches: Flightless Birds of Wonder” and is for early readers. With only 1138 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the ostrich. They will find out: What color are male ostriches? What color are female ostriches? Do ostriches like to take baths? Are ostriches picky eaters? And much more!
Jungle Animals
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Proud tiger. Happy baboon. Grey elephant, under the moon. Slim gazelle, truly free. Proud peacocks. One, two, three. Jungle Animals is a picture book with simple rhyming text and painted illustrations.
Fish That Can't Swim and Birds That Can't Fly
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes
Yes, there really are fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly! I’m not making this up. I promise. This book will introduce you to a number of them. You will meet frogfish, spiny devil fish, pipefish, and starfish. You will also meet ostriches, emus, cassowarys and kiwis, among other fish that can’t swim and birds that can’t fly. Ages 7 to 10.
I Am An Ostrich, Don't You Know
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Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
"Well hello there. My name is like, Val. I’m, like, an ostrich, ya know. But I bet you knew that. You’re a smart one, you are. But even if you’re smart, I’m a lot smarter. And I’m better looking. Don’t I look just grand?" Meet Val, the vain ostrich, and let her tell you all about her life and what it is like to be an ostrich growing up in Africa. Ages 7 to 10.
I Wonder... Can A Bald Eagle Grow Hair
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Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
I wonder … About Birds. Do snowy owls melt in the summer months? How many words can a parrot learn? How big is the pelican’s stretchy pouch? How many neck bones does a swan have? Do kookaburras laugh at people? Does an ostrich really hide by sticking its head in the ground? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about birds.