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Meister, Cari

Summary: "A child goes on an adventure to Australia in search of a duck-billed platypus, which is hard to spot in the wild"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amicus Illustrated 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC MEI

Caper, William.

Summary: "In 1798 the Governor of Australia came across an odd-looking animal. It had a bill like a duck, a tail like a beaver, and webbed feet with claws. He shipped the mysterious creature to scientists in England. Perhaps they could figure out what it was. Little did the Governor of Australia know that it would take scientists almost 100 years to fully unravel the mystery of what this rare...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Pub. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.29 CAP

Clarke, Ginjer L.

Summary: Simply describes what a platypus looks like, where it lives, and how it swims, builds a nest, cares for its eggs, and raises its babies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2004

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN CLA

Arnold, Caroline.

Summary: Describes the growth and development of platypuses, from the moment they are born to the time they are ready to care for themselves, in a book that provides information about the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of the platypus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2008

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Whiting, Sue (Susan Allana)

Summary: This new edition to the Nature Storybooks series is about one of Australia's most puzzling and unique animals - the platypus. Platypus leaves his burrow in the riverbank and dives into the cool green pool. It is dusk and he is hungry. Platypus is always busy, always moving, looking for his next meal. Follow platypus as he plays, swims, dives and scurries around his riverbank home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WHI

Levy, Janice.

Summary: Simple text and color illustrations present the historical background and contemporary celebration of the Cinco de Mayo holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 LEV SPANISH

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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Fatus, Sophie

Summary: "Follow a friendly family through their busy day. You'll find over 700 words in Spanish and English to learn and share!"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2016

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Kalman, Bobbie.

Summary: By introducing young readers to the colors of foods also teaches about healthy eating, as eating fruits and vegetables in as many colors of the rainbow as possible every day helps people get all the important vitamins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Pub. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 612.3 KAL

Gifford, Scott

Summary: Explains how in the language of mathematics, fractions, decimals and percents are three different ways of describing the same parts of things.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tricycle Press 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 513.26 GIF