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Are You a Snail? (Backyard Books)

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Do not go where humans go. You could get squashed. You move too slowly to get out of the way. Watch out for that giant foot! Be careful of the poison in the garden! When you look at life from the perspective of a small mollusk, the backyard suddenly becomes a daunting place. A young snail faces many challenges as it tries to grow safely into an adult, while continuing on its daily quest for food. All the facts a young child needs to understand the life of this intriguing backyard creatures are packed into an engaging narrative.

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A young snail faces many challenges as it tries to grow safely into an adult. All the facts a young child needs to understand the life of this intriguing backyard creature are packed into Backyard Books: Are You a Snail? by Judy Allen with illustrations by Tudor Humphries.

About the Author

Judy Allen has won numerous awards for her work, including the 1998 Whitbread Award, the Friends of the Earth "Earthworm" Award, the 1995 Washington State Children's Choice Award, and the 1987 Christopher Award for her television dramatization of the novel December Flower (PBS-TV).

Product Details

ISBN:
9780753456040
ill.:
Humphries, Tudor
Publisher:
Kingfisher
Illustrator:
Humphries, Tudor
Author:
Humphries, Tudor
Author:
Allen, Judy
Location:
New York
Subject:
Animals - General
Subject:
Snails
Subject:
Science & Nature - Biology
Subject:
Animals - Insects Spiders etc.
Subject:
Childrens Science
Subject:
Science & Nature - Zoology
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Picture Book Nonfiction
Series:
Backyard Books
Series Volume:
FO 222
Publication Date:
May 2003
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Color Illustrations Throughout
Pages:
31
Dimensions:
8.3 x 8.18 x 0.16 in
Age Level:
03-05

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