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Kratt, Martin

Summary: The Kratt brothers activate their creature powers to introduce readers to animals who can fly, including dragonflies, raptors, and bats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Ethan, Eric.

Summary: Describes hunting techniques used by predators that live in and around coral reefs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publ. 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 597.177 ETH

Burling, Alexis

Summary: "Lights! Camera! Woof! Human actors are some of the most admired people in show biz. But animal actors? They're definitely the cat's meow. In this star-studded book, readers will learn about some of the most famous animals to walk the red carpet. They'll get a peek at the training process and what a typical day is like on the set. They'll also learn about where animal actors go when they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing, LLC 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 791.43 BUR

Downer, Ann

Summary: "This book discusses courtship, sex, and mating habits across the animal kingdom, covering birds, reptiles, amphibians, fishes, and mammals, as well as select invertebrates."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 590 DOW

Hurt, Avery Elizabeth

Summary: This book introduces readers to the world of animal therapy. They will meet real therapy pets and their handlers, and learn a little bit about the science behind pet therapy, and what it takes to be a good therapy animal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enslow Publishing 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 615.8 HUR

Kratt, Martin

Summary: The Kratt brothers use their creature powers to explore insects, reptiles, sea creatures, predatory animals, and animal babies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2017

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Doeden, Matt.

Summary: "Describes real-life animals and their similarities to dragons"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Summary: Exploring water from a baby's perspective, this video combines scenes of water in the bathtub, the deep blue sea, rivers, and lakes with visuals of silly puppets, toys, happy children, and the music of Handel, Telemann, Beethoven and Stauss.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BAB

Schofield, Jennifer.

Summary: A simple introduction to the baby and adult animals that live in ponds and rivers. Ponds and rivers are home to an amazing variety of animal life including amphibians, mammals, and water birds. Hippos, otters, ducks, and tree frogs are among the multitude of creatures covered here, both on top of and below the water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.763 SCH

Lavies, Bianca.

Summary: Text and photographs present the animal life on a seventy-year-old maple tree.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1989

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.5 LAV

Lawrence, Ellen

Summary: They are super strong and can run at high speeds. They have night vision and a hyper-sensitive sense of smell. Yes, our pet dogs have the powers and abilities of superheroes! So just how do a dog's amazing super skills work? And how dan these skills be used to detect danger, capture villains, and even save lives?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ruby Tuesday Books 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636.7 LAW

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J 636.7 Law

Taylor, L. R. (Leighton R.)

Summary: In text and photographs, presents what is known about the deep ocean and the exotic creatures that live there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1997

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 578.77 TAY

Sargent, William

Summary: Visits a coral reef from dusk to dawn and examines the creatures that inhabit the reef at night and their activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: F. Watts 1991

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.9 SAR

Daynes, Katie.

Summary: How do pigs keep cool? Why do farmers shear their sheep? Which farm animals live underwater? In this book you'll find the answers and lots more facts about farm animals around the world. Farm animals is part of an exciting new series of books for children who are beginning to read on their own. The easy-to-read text has been specially written with the help of a reading expert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [EDC Pub.] 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 636 DAY

Summary: Describes a variety of zoo animals, including the elephant, camel, monkey, and zebra.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alladin Books 1991

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591 Zoo

Stuart, Gene S.

Summary: Text and pictures present families of different kinds of animals doing their ordinary activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.0563 STU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.056 STU

Smith, Miranda.

Summary: Introducing children to different animals, this illustrated book provides information about the types, lives, and care of farm animals. A special ruler on each page also compares the animals' characteristics, such as size, appetite, and behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tick Tock 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.3 SMI

Squire, Ann

Summary: "Learn how animals can be trained to assist people with a variety of different jobs."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 SQU

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 636 SQU

Yun, Hui-jeong

Summary: The seashore is densely populated with a variety of sea creatures, relying on their environment for survival.This book provides fascinating information about how these creatures feed and interact. Full-Color Illustrations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: big & SMALL 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 577.7 YUN

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Summary: "Information about some of the more important and interesting extinct animals, including the animal's common name and scientific name; also includes a glossary, additional resources, and an index"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, a Scott Fetzer company 2014

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Summary: "Introduction to animals that live in the sea using simple text, question and answer format, illustrations and photos. Features include puzzles and games, fun facts, a resource list, and an index"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer Company 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.77 Under 2008

Facklam, Margery.

Summary: Examines the many reasons for the extinction and near-extinction of animal species. Discusses how some near-extinctions have been reversed through special breeding programs and legislation to save endangered species.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sierra Club Books 1990

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.52 FAC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.529 FAC

Ghigna, Charles

Summary: Collects facts about strange, gross, and unsual animals from across the globe, including the maleo, ghost octopus, and duck-billed platypus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liberty Street 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 590.2 GHI

Podendorf, Illa.

Summary: Introduces creatures that inhabit the sea and seashore: animals with fur or shells, fins or legs, spiny skins or soft bodies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Childrens Press 1982

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.92 POD