Do you know . . . * how rattlesnakes poison other animals? * what rattlesnakes use their tongues for? * how rattlesnakes buzz? * how often rattlesnakes eat? * why rattlesnakes never blink? * how rattlesnakes get their rattles? Read this book and become an expert on rattlesnakes! Pull Ahead books are both fun and challenging. You'll want to read them all! Squeaking Bats, Fishing Bears, Buzzing Rattlesnakes, Spinning Spiders, Climbing Tree Frogs, Watchful Wolves.
Do you know . . . * what is a frog, but does not look like a frog? * why tree frogs have sticky toes? * where tree frogs lay their eggs? * why male tree frogs call out? * how tree frogs drink water? * what tree frogs eat? Read this book and become an expert on tree frogs!
Do you know ... * how brown bears get ready for winter? * how bears walk? * how brown bears fish? * how long a bear's foot is? * why brown bears stand up? * if brown bears live near you? Read this book and become an expert on bears!
Do you know . . . * what spiders use to weave their webs? * how many body parts spiders have? * how spiders protect their eggs? Read this book and find out!
Do you know . . . * what the only flying mammal is? * why some bats have funny faces? * when bats sleep? * what baby bats are called? * how bats "see" in the dark? * how bats help our world? Read this book and become an expert on bats!
Do you know . . . * if wolves live near you? * how wolves say hello? * how big a wolf paw is? * the way wolves cool off? * how they play? * how they hunt? Read this book and become an expert on wolves! Pull Ahead books are both fun and challenging. You'll want to read them all!
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- Bookshare Web Reader - a customized reading tool for Bookshare members offering all the features of DAISY with a single click of the "Read Now" link.
- DAISY (Digital Accessible Information System) - a digital book file format. DAISY books from Bookshare are DAISY 3.0 text files that work with just about every type of access technology that reads text. Books that contain images will have the download option of ‘DAISY Text with Images’.
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