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Peep and Find: In the Jungle

illustrated by Jayne Schofield
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
tagged: jungle animals, elephants, reptiles & amphibians, baby animals, mammals

Peep through the windows and discover wonderful creatures in these beautifully designed board books. You will meet all sorts of jungle animals: iguanas, zebras, giraffes, tigers, hippos, parrots, lions, elephants and baby leopards! ! Every die-cut window reveals a raised cut-out shape that’s part of the image on the next spread. Simple rhyming te …

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Read with Ranger Rob: My Pet Ranger (Level 2: Apprentice Ranger)

adapted by Anne Paradis, illustrated by Nelvana Ltd
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 18
  • Grade: p to 12
tagged: beginner, pets, media tie-in, reptiles & amphibians

Learn to read with Ranger Rob! Ranger Rob brings Leon, the new born baby chameleon, to Big Sky Park’s for a first visit.

READ WITH RANGER ROB - LEVEL 2: APPRENTICE RANGER • For beginning readers to read with support • 175-200 words • Longer sentences • Limited vocabulary and sight words • Picture dictionary with 8 target words

ABOUT RANG …

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Leap!

by JonArno Lawson, illustrated by Josée Bisaillon
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: insects, spiders, etc., reptiles & amphibians, marine life

“A flea asleep / in the deep green moss / nettled by midges / wakes up cross, / starts to fidget / and turn and toss.” Then his “lever-legs twitch” and he LEAPS into the path of a grasshopper. Which so startles the grasshopper that, she, in turn, LEAPS onto a bunny. And so it goes, dog, fish, bullfrog, horse and dog again, each leaping and …

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Salamander Rescue

by Pamela McDowell, illustrated by Kasia Charko
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: reptiles & amphibians, environment

Cricket McKay is back and answering a new SOS: "Save Our Salamanders!"

Cricket McKay has lived in Waterton all her life, so she is surprised to discover an animal she hasn’t seen before: the long-toed salamander. She finds a band of them migrating from the pond to their hibernation grounds at Crandell Mountain. Crossing the road that lies between …

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Delicious Bug, The

illustrated by Janet Perlman
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: humorous stories, reptiles & amphibians, manners & etiquette

On a quiet and peaceful day in the forest, beaky birds, lemurs and a tomato frog are hanging out by the pond catching, or trying to catch, their meals. Two chameleon friends, Willy and Wally, are also looking forward to their lunch when a rare thing happens. KerBLAPP! - their tongues simultaneously latch onto a passing bumblebug. Who saw the bug fi …

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Skink on the Brink

by Lisa Dalrymple, illustrated by Suzanne Del Rizzo
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 3 to 5
  • Grade: p to k
tagged: reptiles & amphibians, environment, self-esteem & self-reliance
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Lilly and the Snakes

by Brenda Bellingham, illustrated by MacDonald, Clarke
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 6 to 9
  • Grade: 2 to 5
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, emotions & feelings, reptiles & amphibians

The school board has closed Lilly's school for one afternoon a week. When Theresa's babysitter takes Theresa and Lilly to the mall, the girls end up playing with snakes in a pet store. Lilly loves the snakes and wants the pet store owner to come to her school and teach the kids in her class about them, but her teacher says there is no time for such …

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What the Snakes Wrote

by Hazel Hutchins, illustrated by Tina Holdcroft
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 5 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: reptiles & amphibians

Hurrah for snakes!
Rufus first notices the strangely shaped snakes on the ground outside his house. The word they form with their bodies, DOG, looks oddly familiar. Soon dozens of snakes join in, until the farmer’s field is covered in words. What are the snakes trying to say?
The farmer, busy covering up an old well in his field, doesn’t reali …

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