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15 Smart Animals From Around The World
Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
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Discover Some of the Smartest Animals from Around the World. This book is fully illustrated and has simple blocks of text that will make learning fun for your child. Yours kids can have fun while learning! Prepare to learn the most astonishing facts about how these animals stand out from the rest in terms of intelligence. Collect the series!
Bison: The American Buffalo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Endangered
A bison is a wild cow. It looks a lot like a cow, but it is bigger. It can be a lot bigger. In fact, a bison is the biggest land animal in North America! A bison can be up to six feet (1.75 metres) at the shoulder. It can be over 12 feet (3.5 metres) long! That means they are as tall as a man, and as long as two men laying head to toe! Learn about bison in this 15-minute book. Reading level: 3.7
Yaks: Hairy Cows of Asia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cows, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
A yak is a hairy animal that lives in Asia. It looks like a big, hairy cow. Yaks are members of the cow family. Like cows, they have four skinny legs and big, round bodies. They also have long noses and horns on top of their head. But a yak is much bigger than a cow. They are between five feet (1.6 metres) and seven feet (2.2 metres) tall. That is taller than a man! Learn more in this fun book!
How Do Animals Stay Cool? A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
People sweat to stay cool. The water comes out of our skin. As it dries, it takes the heat from our body with it. This helps us to stay cool. If the water is not drying fast enough, we can sit in front of a fan. This takes the water off our bodies faster. If that is not enough, we can add more water to our skin. We do this by running through a sprinkler or going swimming. But what do animals do?
Meet the Giraffe: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
The giraffe is the tallest animal alive today. A male giraffe can be taller than a two-story house! Giraffes look a bit like a horse with a very long neck and long legs. Their front legs are longer than their back legs. That is why their back slopes down toward their rump. This shorter version of "Giraffes: Long-Necked Wonders" is for early readers. Ages 5-8.
Meet the Bat: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
What animal sees with its ears and flies with its hands? Bats do. They also do many other strange things. This book is a shortened version of our popular “Bats: Fliers of the Night" and is intended for beginning readers. With only 1066 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the bat.
Meet the Armadillo: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
How would you like to live your life in a suit of armor? That is what an armadillo does. Armadillos have very long noses. They use their nose to sniff out things. They like to sniff out bugs and other good things to eat. They can smell very well. This book is a shorter version of our popular “Armadillos: Animals that Wear Armor" and is for early readers.
Rabbits: Fluffy Balls of Fur
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Rabbits, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
Rabbits are small, furry animals that live all over the world. Most rabbits like to live in groups called herds. Some rabbits like to live alone. They have an egg shaped body covered in very soft fur. Most rabbits have fur that is the color of the area they live in. This helps them to hide from their enemies. Learn about rabbits in this fun, 15-minute book for young readers.
Meet the Beaver: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Beavers: Gnawers of the Northern Woods” and is for early readers. With only 1284 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the beavers. They will find out: What color are a beaver’s front teeth? How does a beaver’s jaw help him carry logs? How many eyelids does a beaver have? And many more!
Meet the Raccoon: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Raccoons: Masked Robbers of the Night” and is for early readers. With only 1229 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the raccoon. They will find out: What do raccoon hands look like? Which is bigger, a male or a female raccoon? What happens if a raccoon tries to wash a slice of bread? And more!
Meet the Bighorn Sheep: A 15-Minute Book for Early Readers
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Beginner
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Bighorn Sheep: World of the Mountain Walkers” and is intended for beginning readers. With only 1320 easy to read words, young children can experience for themselves the joy of learning about the bighorn sheep. They will find out: How long do male bighorn sheep fight for? What happens if you move a group of bighorn sheep to a new area? And many more!