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Totty

by Paola Opal
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 0 to 3
  • Grade: p
tagged: turtles, marine life, baby animals

When he finally hatches and discovers that all his siblings have traveled far down the beach without him, Totty the tiny sea turtle must use all his giant-sized courage and determination to catch up with them before they get to the sea.

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Truman

by Jean Reidy, illustrated by Lucy Ruth Cummins
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: turtles, new experience, humorous stories

An NPR Favorite Book of 2019
A New York Times Best Children’s book of 2019
A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2019
A School Library Journal Best Picture Book of 2019
"An enchanting tale of bravery, heroism, and undying devotion." —The New York Times Book Review
After his best friend Sarah leaves for her first day of school, a tortoise named …

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Leatherback Blues Teachers' Guide

Dundurn Teachers' Guide

by Catherine Vincent
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: environment, turtles

Robin is kidnapped by dangerous poachers while trying to save leatherback turtles in Central America.

Robin Green is carrying on her work rescuing vulnerable animals at The Wild Place Animal Shelter when she and Zo-Zo get an amazing chance to help protect sea turtles in Central America. Worried about the bugs, the heat, and the threat of poachers, R …

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Leatherback Blues

The Wild Place Adventure Series

by Karen Hood-Caddy
edition: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 4 to 7
tagged: environment, turtles

Robin is kidnapped by dangerous poachers while trying to save leatherback turtles in Central America.

Robin Green is carrying on her work rescuing vulnerable animals at The Wild Place Animal Shelter when she and Zo-Zo get an amazing chance to help protect sea turtles in Central America. Worried about the bugs, the heat, and the threat of poachers, R …

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Nous avons trouvé un chapeau

illustrated by Jon Klassen
edition: Paperback
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: humorous stories, turtles

 

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Les lecteurs friands des livres de Jon Klassen comme Rendez-moi mon chapeau! et Ce n'est pas mon chapeau se délecteront de voir deux tortues convoiter le même chapeau. L'une des tortues voudrait-elle le chapeau pour elle seule? Bien sûr que non! Les tortues de cette histoire n'oseraient jamais... trouveront-ell …

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Franklin and the Radio

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

When Franklin sees (and hears) what a terrific job his friend Fox did fixing up the old, broken radio that Franklin had put in the junk box during the Turtle Family Clean-Up and Giveaway Day, he has second thoughts about having thrown it away. So his sympathetic friend Fox offers to give the now like-new radio back to him. Though this pleases Frank …

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Franklin and the Case of the New Friend

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

Franklin the turtle and his good friend Beaver are playing on the merry-go-round in the park when they discover a hand-drawn picture of a skunk girl with her skunk parents. But there aren't any skunk families living in Woodland, so who could have left this drawing? It's a real mystery. “A mystery!” they both shout. “That sounds like a job for …

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Franklin's Rocket Team

adapted by Caitlin Drake Smith
edition: Paperback
  • age: 3 to 7
  • Grade: p to 2
tagged: media tie-in, values & virtues, turtles

Franklin is excited because his friend Rabbit is coming over to spend the night with him in his backyard. Franklin's dad has set up an amazing rocket ship tent, and Franklin can't wait to play space travel with Rabbit and use all the cool equipment he and his dad have prepared, including fins for steering, a satellite dish, a laser and “zero-grav …

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