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Armadillos (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of armadillos.

Butterflies (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, natural environments and habitat of butterflies.

Ferrets (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

How many kinds of ferrets are there? What is musk? What is the difference between a polecat and a prairie ferret? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and lives of ferrets.

Grasshoppers (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, habits, and natural habitats of grasshoppers and locusts, which are considered a tasty treat in some parts of the world.

Llamas (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and habitats of llamas.

New World Monkeys (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, habits, and habitat of the New World Monkeys located only in Central and South American rainforests.

Platypus (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

How are platypuses like birds and reptiles? Where do platypuses live? What do platypuses eat? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and life of the platypus.

Rats (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, habits and natural environments of the true rats, considered a pest by some.

Scorpions (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, habits and natural environments for these fascinating insects.

Shrimp (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Shrimp encompass an amazing array of creatures, from the tiny brine shrimp to the large butterfly shrimp. Discover this amazing world.

Toads (Nature's Children)

by Amanda Harman

Describes the physical features, habits and natural environments of toads and their differences from frogs.

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