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Children's Nonfiction General

How Animals Move

by (author) Pamela Hickman

illustrated by Pat Stephens

Publisher
Kids Can Press
Initial publish date
Feb 2007
Category
General, Beginner
  • Paperback / softback

    ISBN
    9781554530304
    Publish Date
    Feb 2007
    List Price
    $5.95
  • Hardback

    ISBN
    9781554530298
    Publish Date
    Feb 2007
    List Price
    $14.95

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Recommended Age, Grade, and Reading Levels

  • Age: 6 to 8
  • Grade: 1 to 3

Description

What would it be like to run faster than a car? A cheetah knows. What if you could jump a tall fence in one leap? A kangaroo can. Animals have different bodies that help them move in different ways. Get ready to meet some interesting animals on the move in this Level 3 first reader.

About the authors

PAMELA HICKMAN is the author of over forty non-fiction books for children, including winners of the Green Prize for Sustainable Literature, the Best Book Award from the Society of School Librarians International and the Canadian Authors Association Lilla Sterling Memorial Award. She co-authored the first book in this series, Righting Canada's Wrongs: Japanese Canadian Internment in the Second World War. She lives in Canning, Nova Scotia.

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Pat Stephens is the illustrator of many books for children. Her art appears in the Animal Behavior series and the Kids Can Press Wildlife Series. Pat lives in Durham, Ontario.

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Librarian Reviews

How Animals Move (Kids Can Read 3)

Swim, float, fly, glide, run and walk — these are just some of the ways that animals move. Learn how the body parts of various animals, like beavers, hummingbirds, cheetahs, snails and tree frogs, help them move in different ways.

Source: The Canadian Children’s Book Centre. Best Books for Kids & Teens. 2008.

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