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Arnold, Caroline.

Summary: Describes animals of the African plains, forests, jungles, and deserts, and explains how each is able to adapt to its special environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow Junior Books 1997

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Summary: From the Serengeti Desert to the Kalahari Plain, experience the amazing ways that animals like cheetahs, crocodiles, rhinos and elephants survive. It's the wild spirit of African animals captured by the world's finest filmmakers - plus exciting music videos too. Narrated by Dudley Moore. Intended for children ages 4-10. Bushbabies (Galago) are shown capturing a moth for food, eating tree gum,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2004

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

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1 available in Children's videos, Call number: J DVD Movie Really 2004

Hansen, Grace

Summary: These tough pigs with tusks are named for the large bumps (or warts) on their faces. However, they look tougher than they are and would rather run and hide in their burrow homes than fight. Readers will learn a lot more awesome facts with simple sentences and exciting photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Kids 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.63 HAN

Coppard, Kit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PRC Pub. 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 591.96 COP

McCauley, Jane R.

Summary: Introduces the physical characteristics and habits of some of the largest animals native to Africa including the elephant, giraffe, hippopotamus, rhinoceros, gorilla, Cape buffalo, lion, and ostrich.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1987

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: JE 599 MAC

Hansen, Grace

Summary: Offers information about hyenas, including where they live, what they eat, and what they look like.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo Kids 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.743 HAN

Summary: Take a totally tropical trip to the rain forest and meet spotted jaguars, colorful poison-arrow frogs, slow-moving sloths, and loud-mouthed howler monkeys.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2004

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

Stojic, Manya.

Summary: The animals of the African savanna use their senses to predict and then enjoy the rain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2000

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STO

Summers, Gerald.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 1974

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 828.91 SUM

Lee, Justin

Summary: Provides instructions for drawing a variety of African animals, including the lion, the cheetah, and the giraffe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 743.6 LEE

Lindbergh, Anne Morrow

Contents: The heron and the astronaut.--Immersion in life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Brace & World 1969

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 504 LIN

Bateman, Robert

Summary: Paintings and brief text present some of the animals found in Africa, including elephants, giraffes, cheetahs, wildebeests, lions, ostriches, and zebras.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599 BAT

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: The magic tree house takes Jack and Annie to Africa where they meet up with wonderful wild animals, a very hungry warrior, and where they even solve a riddle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1998

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Osborne 1998

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE OSB

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC OSB

Kirk, Jay.

Summary: An account of the life of the famed explorer and taxidermist assesses his influence on American views about natural-world conservation, covering his dangerous pursuits of wildlife for his dioramas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 590 KIR