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This Place Is Wet
     

This Place Is Wet

by Barbara Lavallee (Illustrator), Vicki Cobb
 
Focuses on the land, ecology, people, and animals of the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, presenting it as an example of a place where there is so much water that some houses need to be built on stilts.

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Focuses on the land, ecology, people, and animals of the Amazon rain forest in Brazil, presenting it as an example of a place where there is so much water that some houses need to be built on stilts.

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Children's Literature - Marilyn Courtot
Part of the "Imagine Living Here Series" of full-color geography books by an award winning author. It is a nonfiction book that takes young readers around the world. In this trip to the Brazilian rain forests, readers pick up fascinating facts and enjoy lively, captivating illustrations that focus on the land, ecology, people and animals. The need for ecological balance is clearly presented.
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“A colorful display of facts designed to pique readers interests.” —Kirkus Reviews

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780606318891
Publisher:
Turtleback Books
Publication date:
05/28/2013
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
32
Sales rank:
1,334,822
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

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