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Paquette, Ammi-Joan

Summary: Did you know that there is a fungus that can control the mind of an ant and make it do its bidding? Would you believe there is such a thing as a corpse flower -- a ten-foot-tall plant with a blossom that smells like a zombie? How about a species of octopus that doesn't live in water but rather lurks in trees in the Pacific Northwest? Every story in this book is strange and astounding. But not...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 508 PAQ

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 508 PAQ

Crump, Martha L.

Summary: "A Year with Nature is an almanac like none you've ever seen: combining science and aesthetics, it is a daily affirmation of the extraordinary richness of biodiversity and our enduring beguilement by its beauty. With text by herpetologist and natural history writer Marty Crump and a cornucopia of original illustrations by Bronwyn McIvor, this quirky quotidian reverie gazes across the globe,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 508 Crump 2018

Mize, Jim

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of South Carolina Press 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 508 MIZ

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 508 WHY

Summary: Follows the adventures of two curious animal friends, Duck and Fawn, as they explore the forest through one complete year. Flaps on each page reveal hidden wonders of nature.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life for Children 1991

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC TIM

Quammen, David

Summary: A new edition of the author's first work of nonfiction traces his journeys throughout natural regions of the world to pose such questions as the redeeming merits of mosquitoes and the potential for cloning, in a volume complemented by the author's "Natural Acts" columns.

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Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 508 QUA

Bennet, Doug.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Reed Books Canada 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 508.7131 BEN