I Wonder Why Camels Have Humps and Other Questions about Animals

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Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these lively question and answer books with their unique mix of realistic illustration and engaging cartoons. The enticing questions will amaze, amuse and inspire, while the highly visual format encourages kids to keep reading.

Addresses such questions about animals as why camels have humps, how bats see in the dark, and why birds have feathers.

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Overview

Browsers and young students alike will enjoy these lively question and answer books with their unique mix of realistic illustration and engaging cartoons. The enticing questions will amaze, amuse and inspire, while the highly visual format encourages kids to keep reading.

Addresses such questions about animals as why camels have humps, how bats see in the dark, and why birds have feathers.

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  • I Wonder Why Series
    I Wonder Why Series  

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PRAISE FOR I WONDER WHY SERIES:
"Provides young children with an excellent starting point for exploring their universe." --Child Education

"Designed to capture the imagination." --School Library Journal

Children's Literature - Trina Heidt
This is a wonderful book that is sure to amuse young readers as well inform them about some of the lesser-known animal facts they may have wondered about. The questions, information and fun-filled facts will intrigue young minds and may inspire further investigations. When a child or students asks why camels have humps or which fish can climb trees, will you know the answer? Other books in the "I Wonder Why" series include: I Wonder Why I Blink and Other Questions About My Body, and I Wonder Why Stars Twinkle and Other Questions About Space. 1997 (orig.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780753467015
  • Publisher: Kingfisher
  • Publication date: 1/31/2012
  • Series: I Wonder Why Series
  • Pages: 32
  • Sales rank: 292,314
  • Age range: 5 - 8 Years
  • Product dimensions: 9.02 (w) x 10.96 (h) x 0.24 (d)

Meet the Author

Anita Ganeri is an award-winning author of more than 300 nonfiction books for children on subjects including religion, geography and natural history. She is the author of a number of popular Kingfisher titles such as I Wonder Why the Wind Blows and the Kingfisher Little Science Encyclopedia.

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