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5 Giraffes

by Anne Innis Dagg, introduction by Rob Laidlaw
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 100
  • Grade: 5 to 17
tagged: giraffes, zoos, mammals

Winner of the 2016 Lane Anderson Award for the best Canadian science writing - children's category

The latest in the 5 Animals series, with an introduction by Rob Laidlaw, 5 Giraffes profiles five unique giraffes from both captivity and the wild

Accompanying the five giraffe profiles is information on their diet, social life, and chapters on some of …


Baby Giraffes

by Bobbie Kalman
edition: eBook
  • age: 6 to 7
  • Grade: 1 to 2
tagged: giraffes, mammals

Young children will love this introduction to the tallest land animal in the world! Simple text and captivating photos feature calves, or babies, being cared for by their mothers and learning how to survive in woodlands and on savannas. Children will also learn about the parts of the giraffe’s body, from its extraordinary neck and spotted coat to …

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