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Homer Public Library J 598.33 MUR 000157745 Children's Library -- Nonfiction Place on copy / volume Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781617838002
  • ISBN: 1617838004
  • Physical Description: 32 pages : col. ill. ; 21 x 24 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis, Minn. : ABDO Pub. Company, c2014.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Amazing arctic animals -- Puffin territory -- Welcome to the Arctic -- Take a closer look -- Looking good -- Water, land, and air -- Mealtime -- Social life -- Incredible eggs -- Baby puffins -- Survivors.
Summary, etc.:
Presents photographs and general information about puffins, including where they live, their physical characteristics, how they have adapted to their cold environment, their behavior, and how they raise their young.
Target Audience Note:
007-011.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader AR 3.7 0.5 162021.
Subject: Puffins > Juvenile literature.
Puffins.
Puffins.
Puffins.
Birds.
Genre: Literature.
Juvenile works.
Literature.

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Puffins
Puffins
by Murray, Julie
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Puffins


Dive into the Arctic waters with the puffin! Engaging text and oversized, striking photos invite readers to travel to the Arctic Circle and learn about the puffin's body structure, diet, life cycle, social behavior, habitat, predators, and ways of defense. Simple, labeled maps highlight the animal's home territory. Background information about the Arctic is also given, as well as threats to the puffin's survival. The book closes with a page of kid-friendly facts. Readers are left with a deeper understanding of this amazing and fragile region and the incredible puffin! Table of contents, glossary, and index included. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards.Big Buddy Books is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.