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Author Fabiny, Sarah, author.

Title Where is Antarctica? / by Sarah Fabiny, illustrated by Jerry Hoare.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Penguin Workshop, an Imprint of Penguin Random House, [2019]

Copies

Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Andalusia PL Stacks - ANDG-8  J 919.89 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Bourbonnais PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - BDBB-2  J 031 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Cortland Comm Lib Juvenile Non-Fiction - COLY-12  J 919.89 WHE    AVAILABLE
 DeKalb PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - DKLY-12  J 919.89 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Franklin Grove PL Stacks - FGLY-12  J 919.89 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Freeport PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - FPLY-13  J 919.89 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Galena PL ChapterBook - GALY-13  EZ 919.89 FAB    AVAILABLE
 Genoa PL Stacks - GELY-12  J WHERE ANTARCTICA    AVAILABLE
 Manhattan-Elwood PL Juvenile Non-Fiction - MTBB-2  J WHERE ANT    AVAILABLE
 Manteno PL Juvenile Series - MNBB-2  J WHERE IS ANTARCTICA    AVAILABLE

Description 108 pages : illustrations, maps ; 20 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Where is ...?
Who HQ : your headquarters for history
Where is (Grosset & Dunlap)
Note "An official Who HQ book"--Cover.
"Who HQ. Your headquarters for history. Who? What? Where?"--Back cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 108).
Contents Where is Antarctica? -- At the bottom of the world -- Mountains, volcanoes, and lots of ice -- The coldest place on earth -- The unknown southern land -- The race for the pole -- Amazing animals -- More to explore -- Antarctica today -- Timelines.
Summary "Explore Antarctica--the coldest, driest, and windiest continent on Earth--in this adventure-filled title in the Who HQ series. Antarctica, the earth's southernmost continent, was virtually untouched by humans until the nineteenth century. Many famous explorers journeyed (and often died) there in the hope of discovering a land that always seemed out of reach. This book introduces readers to this desert--yes, desert!--continent that holds about 90 percent of the world's ice; showcases some of the 200 species that call Antarctica home, including the emperor penguin; and discusses environmental dangers to the continent, underscoring how what happens to Antarctica affects the entire world"-- Provided by publisher.
Audience Ages 8-12.
Subject Antarctica -- Juvenile literature.
Antarctica.
Antarctica.
Antarctica. (OCoLC)fst01239992
Genre/Form Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Added Author Hoare, Jerry, illustrator.
ISBN 9781524787608 (library binding)
1524787604 (library binding)
9781524787592 (paperback)
1524787590 (paperback)

 
    
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