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How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly?

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Husband-and-wife team Steve Jenkins and Robin Page create picture books that celebrate the wondrous variety of animals. In –How Many Ways Can You Catch a Fly?” (Houghton Mifflin, $16; ages 4 to 8; ISBN 978-0618966349), lovely torn-paper collages depict familiar and unfamiliar creatures cleverly arranged so that, in one instance, the sticky pink tongue of a Jackson’s... Washington Post Book Review (read the entire Washington Post review)

Synopsis:

Flies are fast! They can hover, walk upside down, and use their lightning-quick reflexes to escape predators. But rainbow trout, slender lorises, and assassin bugs can catch them. Chimney swifts can, too. How do such diverse creatures manage to capture the same prey? Similar in structure to What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?, this eye-popping picture book introduces readers to a menagerie of animals that approach the same challenges in very different ways.

About the Author

Robin Page lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband and collaborator, Steve Jenkins, and their three children. Along with writing and illustrating childrens books, Steve and Robin run a graphic design studio.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780618966349
Author:
Jenkins, Steve
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin
Author:
Page, Robin
Subject:
Animals
Subject:
Life Sciences - Zoology - General
Subject:
Science & Nature - Environmental Science & Eco Logy
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
General
Subject:
Animals - Birds
Subject:
Childrens Science
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Edition Description:
Hardback - picture book
Publication Date:
20081031
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from P up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
full-color illustrations
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
10 x 10 x 0.13 in 1 lb
Children's Book Type:
Picture / Wordless
Age Level:
04-08

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Flies are fast! They can hover, walk upside down, and use their lightning-quick reflexes to escape predators. But rainbow trout, slender lorises, and assassin bugs can catch them. Chimney swifts can, too. How do such diverse creatures manage to capture the same prey? Similar in structure to What Do You Do with a Tail Like This?, this eye-popping picture book introduces readers to a menagerie of animals that approach the same challenges in very different ways.
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