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Curry, Tyler

Summary: "Peter the peacock doesn't know how it happened, but he found himself growing up in a flock of pigeons. Surrounded by a world of grey, he found himself feeling less than his peers and was embarrassed by his feathers. After he fails to blend in, he decides that it's time to learn to fly on his own. Along the way, he meets new bird friends from all different flocks that teach him a lesson he will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mascot Books 2015

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Summary: For more than 3,000 years, the Peacock has been regarded as a beautifully ornamental bird. Folkmanis has now created a stunningly beautiful puppet with fully open multi-colored "feather" display. The puppet has a full-hand design that splays "feathers" with an easy open-hand movement. Designed for ages 3 and up.-Folkmanis website

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: Folkmanis 2006

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1 available in Puppet, Call number: PPT 39

Gish, Melissa.

Summary: "A look at peacocks, including their habitats, physical characteristics such as the male's colorful plumage, behaviors, relationships with humans, and the protected status of Congo and green peacocks in the world today"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Education 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598 GIS

Bodden, Valerie

Summary: A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of peacocks, the rainforest birds whose males have showy feathers. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why peacocks are so colorful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Education and Creative Paperbacks 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598.6 BOD

Idle, Molly Schaar

Summary: In this wordless book with interactive flaps, a little girl named Flora forms a friendship with two peacocks as the three learn to dance together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2016

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE IDL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE IDL

Nugent, Carly

Summary: Almost twelve years old, Cassie is good at finding her neighbors' pet peacocks but not so good at figuring out the changes in her parents, her older sister, and her best friend Jonas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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Berman, Ruth.

Summary: Describes the life cycle, habitat, and behavior of the peafowl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lerner Publications Co. 1996

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 598.6 BER

Peet, Bill.

Summary: When Prewitt's shamefully scraggly tail develops the appearance of a scary greeneyed monster, the other peacocks decide it has to go.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1972

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PEE

Polacco, Patricia.

Summary: Naomi, an Amish girl whose elders have impressed upon her the importance of adhering to the simple ways of her people, is horrified when one of her hen eggs hatches into an extremely fancy bird.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dragonfly Books 1990

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: E POL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE POL

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE POL