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Children’s Halloween Books: Whose Bones? by Gabrielle Balkan

A fun board book for guessing animals by their skeletons and then folding out the page to see the animal in true form.
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Children’s Book Review: Ick! by Melissa Stewart

Ick! is the perfect book for elementary kids because they are always fascinated by all things gross or disgusting.
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Children’s Book Review: Yoga Animals by Paige Towler – Summer Read-to-Learn

Animals stretch and move their bodies just like humans. Kids can mimic animals and create yoga moves with fun images and yoga instruction.
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Children’s Book Review: Roxi the Rescue Dog Helps the Elephants by Carolyn Drew

A story for young readers about a dog who saves sad elephants who are treated poorly and helps them find the happy elephants. It teaches kindness and compassion for animals.
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Children’s Book Review: Pets and Their Famous Humans by Ana Gallo

Short biographies of famous artists and scientists and their pets. This book is perfect for elementary-aged kids who love learning about famous people.
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Children’s Book Review: Humanimal by Christopher Lloyd

The science and research behind animals that have various human-like qualities and behaviors, written for older elementary children.
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Children’s Book Review: Dog Breed Guide By T. J. Resler and Gary Weitzman, D.V.M.

DOG BREED GUIDE A Complete Reference to Your Best Friend Fur-Ever By: T. J. Resler and Gary Weitzman, D.V.M. Published: September 3, 2019 Publisher: National Geographic Children’s Books Non-Fiction I grew up on a farm and always had a dog. My dad had a coonhound for hunting named Maggie for years. We had various farm…
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Cat Breed Guide By Stephanie Warren Drimmer and Gary Weitzman, D.V.M.

A comprehensive guide to 71 different cat breeds as well as information about choosing a cat and caring for it.
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Children’s Book Review: Little Kids First Big Book of Pets By Catherine D. Hughes

A comprehensive book about all kinds of pets for the youngest readers. From the usual to the most unusual of pets, everything is covered.
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Children’s Book Review: Amazing Nature Books from Prestel Publishing

WONDERS OF NATURE Explorations in the World of Birds, Insects, and Fish By: Florence Guiraud Published: October 2, 2018 Publisher: Prestel Junior Non-Fiction Author Florence Guiraud has a love for the beauty of insects, birds, and fish. In this book, she chose the most fascinating from the species and cataloged them here to not only…
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