Do you know what you and a dog-faced bat have in common? After reading this book, you will know the answer to this question along with a lot more interesting tidbits about these fascinating creatures. Want to meet more bats? Other books about bats are available from Bookshare.
From the Book jacket: Bats are mammals, like dogs, cats, and horses. Learn how to entity the many different types of bats. Enter their mysterious world and find out where they live. Discover the amazing way they "see" in the dark, and how they find food. Books in this series include: dog-faced bats fisherman bats flying Fox bats spear-nosed bats vampire bats wrinkle-faced bats
If you found a vampire bat in your backyard, would you know what to feed it? Would you know what it has in common with dogs and cats? Would you know if it was lost? This is another delightful book about bats!
This bat is quite fascinating. Do you know where it lives? What it looks like? What it eats? A great book for a book report.
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