About reptiles: a guide for children

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1st ed.
Now available in revised and bilingual editions, this guide is a thoughtful first glimpse into the world of reptiles. About Reptiles explains the basic characteristics that all reptiles share, while offering a look at the animals that fall into this diverse category. An afterword provides further detail on the animals portrayed to inspire young readers to learn more. Former teacher Cathryn Sill and noted wildlife illustrator John Sill, use clear, informative text and detailed illustrations to explain reptiles and everything that makes them unique.
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Level 2.2, 0.5 Points
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AD: Adult Directed 390L
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subject_facet Reptiles, Reptiles -- Juvenile literature
title_display About reptiles : a guide for children
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