Mary Jo Nickum

Books

Looking at the Cat:An Eye on Evolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Aquitaine Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cats, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature
“The history of the domestic cat may stretch back even further, as 8,000-year-old bones of humans and cats were found buried together on the island of Cyprus.”
The Coelacanth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,550. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Aquitaine Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes
The primitive-looking coelacanth (pronounced SEEL-uh-kanth) was thought to have gone extinct with the dinosaurs 65 million years ago. But its discovery in 1938 by a South African museum curator on a local fishing trawler fascinated the world and ignited a debate about how this bizarre lobe-finned fish fits into the evolution of land animals.

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