Synopses & Reviews
Created by Bobbie Kalman, author of more than 180 bestselling children's books, Crabapples are "starter" non-fiction books for primary students. Each entertaining book features fascinating, easy-to-understand information along with awesome full-color photos and illustrations on animals, sea life, machinery and many other subjects kids are curious about. They also contain the all-important glossary and index young students need to do reports.
-- "Starter" non-fiction for younger readers
-- Large-size photographs and simple, easy-to-understand style
-- A multitude of subjects that fascinate children
This unique book explores how different creatures create shelter from weather and enemies and a safe place for raising babies and storing food. Exciting photos and detailed illustrated cross-sections show inside a number of animal homes.
Other topics include:
-- a beaver's lodge
-- a beehive
-- a prairie dog village
-- a termite mound