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publisher: Kids Can Press

How Animals Defend Themselves

by Etta Kaner, illustrated by Pat Stephens

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list price: $5.95
edition:Paperback
also available: Hardcover
published: Aug 2006
pages: 32
ISBN:9781553379058
publisher: Kids Can Press
Description

From color-changing octopi to opossums who "play dead," there is a lot to discover about the amazing world of animal defenses. Longer, more complex stories and sentences, more challenging vocabulary, language play and minimal repetition make this a Level 3 first reader.

About the Authors
Etta Kaner is the author of many nonfiction books for children, including Wild Buildings and Bridges. When she's not writing or teaching, she loves to read, cook, garden and spend time with her family. She's always on the lookout for invasive species, such as tawny crazy ants, in her garden. Etta lives in Toronto, Ontario.
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Pat Stephens, mother, animal lover and artist, lives in a crowded house in Durham, Ontario. She has illustrated over 20 animal-related books for children.
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Recommended Age and Grade
Age:
6 to 8
Grade:
1 to 3
Editorial Reviews

[C]aptures children’s attention with realistic illustrations “


[C]aptures children’s attention with realistic illustrations “