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Animals Illustrated: Wolverine

by Allen Niptanatiak, illustrated by Patricia Ann Lewis-MacDougall
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 7
  • Grade: k to 2
tagged: mammals, polar regions, zoology

Animals Illustrated mixes fun-filled animal facts suitable for the youngest of readers with intricately detailed illustrations to create a unique and beautiful collection of children’s non-fiction books about Arctic animals. Each volume contains first-hand accounts from authors who live in the Arctic, along with interesting facts on the behaviour …

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Do Lizards Eat Ice Cream?

How Animals Beat the Heat

by Etta Kaner, illustrated by Jenna Piechota
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: k to 5
tagged: zoology, reptiles & amphibians, mammals

Do koalas run through sprinklers? Do ants sit in front of air conditioners? No! But in ultra-hot weather, animals and humans alike have adopted creative ways of beating the heat.
From lizards that dance to keep their feet cool, to elephants that use their ears like fans, this funny and informative book reveals how animals adapt to survive warm we …

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Junior Field Guide: Land Mammals

Inuktitut Edition

by Jordan Hoffman, illustrated by Lenny Lishchenko
edition: Paperback
  • age: 8 to 10
  • Grade: 3 to 5
tagged: mammals, environmental science & ecosystems, polar regions

From lemmings to polar bears, there are a lot of different types of land mammals living in Nunavut. This non-fiction science book provides information about what the mammals look like, where they live, what they eat, and other interesting facts about them, along with colourful illustrations and photographs

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Beavers

by Rachel Poliquin, illustrated by Nicholas John Frith
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 8 to 12
  • Grade: 3 to 7
tagged: mammals

Beavers, the first book in the new middle-grade nonfiction Superhero Field Guide series by Rachel Poliquin and award-winning illustrator Nicholas John Frith, is a delightfully informative, laugh-out-loud full-color look at the most unsuspecting of animal heroes, perfect for readers who like their facts served with a large dose of humor. 

Meet Elmer, …

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All about Wolverines (Inuktitut)

by Jordan Hoffman
edition: Paperback
tagged: beginner, mammals

Learn all about where wolverines live, what they eat, and how they hunt.

This non-fiction book gives information about the wolverine, along with beautiful photographs.

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All about Wolverines (English)

by Jordan Hoffman
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: beginner, mammals, polar regions

Learn all about where wolverines live, what they eat, and how they hunt.

This non-fiction book gives information about the wolverine, along with beautiful photographs.

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Eat Your Rocks, Croc!: Dr. Glider's Advice for Troubled Animals

by Jess Keating, illustrated by Pete Oswald
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 4 to 8
  • Grade: p to 3
tagged: mice, hamsters, guinea pigs, squirrels, etc., mammals

When animals have problems, they call on Dr. Sugar Glider to help!

 

Help me, Dr. Glider. My stomach is killing me! I eat all the same food as my family, but I'm the only one that feels sick. What's wrong with me?Dr. Sugar Glider travels around the world to help animals (and, on occasion, plants!) with all sorts of problems. Whether it's a crocodile …

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The World of Whales

Get to Know the Giants of the Ocean

by Darcy Dobell, illustrated by Becky Thorns
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 5 to 8
  • Grade: k to 3
tagged: marine life, environmental science & ecosystems, water (oceans, lakes, etc.), mammals, environmental conservation & protection

Dive into an exploration of these majestic mammals, one of the most fascinating animal species on the planet.

You already know that whales aren’t fish, but mammals who need to breath and hold their breath under water, just like us humans? And that the blue whale grows to be longer than three buses? In The World of Whales we explore many interestin …

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Gross & Disgusting Nature

by Wendy Einstein
edition: Paperback
  • age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3
tagged: marine life, mammals

Nothing can beat the beauty of nature...but not all things in nature are beautiful. In fact, some are downright disgusting. Whether they are gross in appearance or have gross behaviours, the creatures you meet in this book will make you say "Eewwwwww!!!"

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