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Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars

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A Long Way Home

by Jean Little, illustrated by Gabrielle Grimard
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: emigration & immigration, butterflies, moths & caterpillars, friendship

A warm story about friendship and migration from the incomparable Jean Little.

 

Jane and Maya are very different. Maya is a quiet girl and a refugee, new to this country, while chatty and outgoing Jane has lived in the same place her whole life. The girls become instant friends. When they learn about endangered species in school, they decide to do t …

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Les cinq vœux

by Priya Chaudhary, illustrated by Cindy Lin, translated by Sophie J. Morgan
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars, kangaroos, jungle animals

Randy the Racoon and Cindy the Squirrel are best friends. One day, while walking in Woodland Forest, they find their friend Bella the Butterfly. She is trapped in a spider's web! After Cindy and Randy help her out of the web, she grants them five wishes. Randy and Cindy are excited to make their own dreams come true. But, when each of their wishes …

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Woodland Tales: The Five Wishes

by Priya Chaudhary, illustrated by Cindy Lin
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars, jungle animals

Randy the Racoon and Cindy the Squirrel are best friends. One day, while walking in Woodland Forest, they find their friend Bella the Butterfly. She is trapped in a spider's web! After Cindy and Randy help her out of the web, she grants them five wishes. Randy and Cindy are excited to make their own dreams come true. But, when each of their wishes …

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The Mystery of the Giant Kohlrabi

by Sharon Plumb, illustrated by Jolyn Michaelis
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 10
  • Grade: 3 to 5
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, butterflies, moths & caterpillars

When Nero and his family go to help their relatives harvest their top-secret genetically engineered house-sized vegetables, he doesn't expect to discover a monstrous, hidden weapon about to destroy the garden. He will need all the courage he has, and lots more he doesn't, to save the garden and his family from a crawly, slimy fate. Ages 8-12 with S …

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Wingmaker

by Dave Cameron, illustrated by David Huyck
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars, insects, spiders, etc.

A mix of humor and fact keep the interest high in this creative take on the ever-popular subject of metamorphosis, in which a curious --- and inventive --- old caterpillar has an unusual technique for transforming into a moth.

Gramma Tinker is an old, old caterpillar who lives at the end of a cherry tree branch. Leaf and Lou, ant friends who live an …

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sakaw askiy acimowina: niyanan pakosehtimowina

by Priya Chaudhary, illustrated by Cindy Lin, translated by Randy Morin
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 6
  • Grade: p to 1
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars, jungle animals

Randy the Racoon and Cindy the Squirrel are best friends. One day, while walking in Woodland Forest, they find their friend Bella the Butterfly. She is trapped in a spider's web! After Cindy and Randy help her out of the web, she grants them five wishes. Randy and Cindy are excited to make their own dreams come true. But, when each of their wishes …

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What Does a Caterpillar Do?

by David McArthur, illustrated by Lucy Rogers
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: insects, spiders, etc., butterflies, moths & caterpillars

The world around us is full of millions and millions of often underappreciated but amazingly fantastic bugs. From the tiny ant to the big, beautiful butterfly, each has its own unique characteristics that allow it to thrive in its environment. What Does a Caterpillar Do? shows children some of these bugs through the eyes of a cheeky caterpillar as …

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Memory Match: In the Garden

A Lift-the-Flap Book

adapted by Anne Paradis, illustrated by Bangson Books
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p to 12
tagged: insects, spiders, etc., butterflies, moths & caterpillars

Both a memory match and a look-and-find game, this original book will delight young observers of nature. • Lift the flaps to find the pair. Can you find the matching butterflies? Or the duo of snails? • Spot items in the beautifully detailed illustrations: bees, ladybugs, caterpillars, mushrooms, snails, pinecones, acorns and much more!

 

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Butterpup Meets Allie

by Miles Davis
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: k to 12
tagged: butterflies, moths & caterpillars

Welcome to Grandma’s Backyard and the wonderful world of Butterpup & Friends! In this colourful tale, Butterpup learns about forgiveness and friendship with his new friend, Allie. Join in the adventure as the Backyard Buddies discover they have a new neighbour. Playtime will never be the same!

 

 

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Butterpup in Landslides of Gravy

by Miles Davis
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: k to 12
tagged: imagination & play, butterflies, moths & caterpillars

After Butterpup gorges himself on his favourite foods, the results her faces are disastrous! His beloved gravy comes back for revenge and wreaks havoc on bedtime! Will Butterpup survive the night? Come along for the ride and get swept up in a thrilling adventure about healthy eating.

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