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Baby Animals of the Desert

Series: Nature's Baby Animals

By Carmen Bredeson

Explore the desert biome with adorable baby animals! Young readers will love the up-close photos of baby camels, scorpions, kangaroo rats, and their families. Find out how these and other babies stay safe and cool in the dry desert. This entertaining and easy-to-read science book fills a need for nonfiction science readers, and the stunning photos and fascinating facts are sure to delight.

Library Ed.978-0-7660-3007-7$21.26$15.95

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<h2><a href="../Baby_Animals_of_the_Grasslands/2522">Baby Animals of the Grasslands</a></h2>
<h2><a href="../Baby_Animals_of_the_Mountains/2523">Baby Animals of the Mountains</a></h2>
<h2><a href="../Baby_Animals_of_the_Ocean/2524">Baby Animals of the Ocean</a></h2>
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". . . an excellent non-fiction book for primary school students."

TriState Young Adult Book Review Committee, November 2008

". . . easy-to-read volumes . . . The clear and bright photographs are the highlights . . ."

The Horn Book Guide, Spring 2009

"The photographs are outstanding and the print is perfect for the younger readers. The format is great . . ."

Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District, October 24, 2008

". . . young children will learn accurate information about animals in specific habitats . . . provide good informational reading for grades 1 through 3 . . . would also be useful as an introduction to a unit that integrates science and geography."

National Science Teachers Association Recommends Web site, posted January 13, 2009

". . . a wonderful book . . . The writing style is concise and gives a clear picture of the plight of these animals."

Clark County School District, October 29, 2008

"Easy to read text."

Lincoln Public Schools, March 2009

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