This Place Is Wet

This Place Is Wet

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by Vicki Cobb, Barbara Lavallee
     
 

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Can you imaging living in a place where there is so much water some houses need to be built on stilts to protect them when the river rises? Or where it is so wet that some plants can grow on the sides of trees with their roots gathering water from the air? In this book you'll find out all sorts of things about what it's like to live in the rain forest of Brazil.

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Can you imaging living in a place where there is so much water some houses need to be built on stilts to protect them when the river rises? Or where it is so wet that some plants can grow on the sides of trees with their roots gathering water from the air? In this book you'll find out all sorts of things about what it's like to live in the rain forest of Brazil. Try to imagine living there!

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“A colorful display of facts designed to pique readers interests.” —Kirkus Reviews
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.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780802773999
Publisher:
Walker & Company
Publication date:
04/01/1993
Series:
Imagine Living Here Series
Pages:
32
Product dimensions:
8.48(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.11(d)
Lexile:
900L (what's this?)
Age Range:
7 - 10 Years

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This Place Is Wet 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The book 'This Place is Wet' is a great book for students that study the bioms of the world. I myself , have read this book and it helped me with the bioms of the world!