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Author Herrington, Lisa M., author.

Title Kangaroos : amazing jumpers / by Lisa M. Herrington.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc., 2020.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 599.222 HER    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - NLBB-1  J 599.2 HER    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Loves Park Easy Non-Fiction - NSLY-11  E599.222 HER    AVAILABLE
 North Suburban PLD Roscoe Easy Non-Fiction - NSRY-11  E599.222 HER    DUE 11-07-20
Description 48 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Nature's children
Nature's children.
Note Includes index.
Contents Large leapers -- Meet these marsupials -- Home sweet home -- Built to bounce -- Hopping to it! -- A mob scene -- Staying safe -- Chew on this! -- Keeping cool -- Starting a family -- Pouch babies -- Roo rider -- Growing up and out! -- Off into the world -- Monster marsupials -- All kinds of kangaroos -- Australia's symbol -- Rescuing roos -- Kangaroo family tree.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Summary "Did you know that kangaroos are the only large animals that hop to move -- or that they are unable to jump backward? Nature's Children series provides young readers (Ages 8-10) with fascinating information about the planet's most incredible wildlife species. Each title offers a complete picture of the animal- from birth to adulthood- and describes its place in our world, including how humans impact it and its environment."--From
Audience 880L Lexile
Study Program Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.2 0.5 502922.
Subject Kangaroos -- Juvenile literature.
Kangaroos. (OCoLC)fst00986007
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
ISBN 9780531229903 (library binding)
9780531239124 (paperback)
1725459205 (FollettBound)
9781725459205 (FollettBound)

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