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Did you know that a Golden Eagle has more than 7000 feathers? Or that a Bald Eagle’s nest can be as tall as a house? How eagles build their nests is just one of the 14 topics in this look at the two types of eagles found in North America --- the Bald Eagle and the Golden Eagle. Kids can find out how eagles fly, what they eat, how they hunt, what they do to protect themselves and much more. In this fascinating book in the popular and informative Kids Can Press Wildlife Series, easy-to-read text and beautiful, accurate illustrations meet the research needs of young children and satisfy their curiosity about these amazing birds.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781550747171
Publisher: Kids Can Press, Limited
Publication date: 09/01/2000
Series: Kids Can Press Wildlife Series
Pages: 32
Product dimensions: 8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.09(d)
Lexile: 620L (what's this?)
Age Range: 5 - 10 Years

About the Author

Deborah Hodge is a former educational consultant and curriculum designer and the author of the Kids Can Press Wildlife series. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Nancy Gray Ogle is an avid naturalist, art teacher and nature illustrator. She lives in Muskoka, Ontario.

Table of Contents

Eagles of the world6
Eagles of North America8
Where eagles live10
Eagle food12
Eagle bodies14
How eagles fly16
Eagle nests18
Baby eagles20
How eagles grow and learn22
How eagles protect themselves24
Eagles and people26
Other birds of prey28
Eagle watching30
Words to know31

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