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Bat Loves the Night (Read and Wonder)

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

"A charming and informative story about a pipistrelle bat. . . . Offers vivid descriptions of the animal's flight, its navigational skills, and

the hunt for food." — SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Night has fallen, and Bat awakens to find her evening meal. Follow her as she swoops into the shadows, shouting and flying, the echoes of her voice creating a sound picture of the world around her. When morning light creeps into the sky, Bat returns to the roost to feed her baby . . . and to rest until nighttime comes again. Bat loves the night!

Synopsis:

Bat Loves The Night

Synopsis:

"A charming and informative story about a pipistrelle bat. . . . Offers vivid descriptions of the animal's flight, its navigational skills, and

the hunt for food." SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Night has fallen, and Bat awakens to find her evening meal. Follow her as she swoops into the shadows, shouting and flying, the echoes of her voice creating a sound picture of the world around her. When morning light creeps into the sky, Bat returns to the roost to feed her baby . . . and to rest until nighttime comes again. Bat loves the night!

About the Author

Nicola Davies loves to be out under the stars watching bats, and is lucky enough to live in a cottage with pipistrelles in its roof. Nicola Davies is also the author of BIG BLUE WHALE, ONE TINY TURTLE, and WILD ABOUT DOLPHINS.

Sarah Fox-Davies has illustrated many picture books for children, including LITTLE CARIBOU, which she also wrote, and WALK WITH A WOLF by Janni Howker. While painting the illustrations for this book, Sarah Fox-Davies says that a pipistrelle bat flew into her studio—and right onto her desk!

From the Hardcover edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780763624385
Author:
Fox-Davies, Sarah
Publisher:
Candlewick Press (MA)
Illustrator:
Fox-Davies, Sarah
Author:
National Geographic Learning
Author:
Fox-Davies, Sarah
Subject:
Children's 4-8 - Nature
Subject:
Animals - Mammals
Subject:
Bats
Subject:
Children s Nonfiction-Animals
Subject:
bats;animals;science;informational;non-fiction;picture book;bat;descriptive;night;nocturnal;similes;literary nonfiction;nocturnal animals;imagery;mammals
Edition Description:
Picture book
Series:
Read and Wonder
Publication Date:
20040831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from K up to 3
Language:
English
Illustrations:
4-COLOR
Pages:
32
Dimensions:
9.26x9.06x.15 in. .36 lbs.
Age Level:
05-08

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"Synopsis" by , "A charming and informative story about a pipistrelle bat. . . . Offers vivid descriptions of the animal's flight, its navigational skills, and

the hunt for food." SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL

Night has fallen, and Bat awakens to find her evening meal. Follow her as she swoops into the shadows, shouting and flying, the echoes of her voice creating a sound picture of the world around her. When morning light creeps into the sky, Bat returns to the roost to feed her baby . . . and to rest until nighttime comes again. Bat loves the night!

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