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Alligators (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical features, habits and habitat of the American and Chinese alligator.

Boobies (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

How many different kinds of boobies are there? Do some boobies really have blue feet? Why are these birds called boobies? What do boobies eat? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and lives of boobies.

Eagles (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

How many kinds of eagles are there? How big are eagles? How fast can eagles fly? How far can eagles see? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and lives of eagles.

Frogs (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitats of frogs

Grouse (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

How many kinds of grouse are there? What colors are grouse? What do grouse eat? What is a lek? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and lives of grouse.

Hawks (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical features, habits and habitat of the hawk family of birds of prey.

Meerkats (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of meerkats.

Pelicans (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

How many different kinds of pelicans are there? How big is a pelican? Where do pelicans live? What is a pod of pelicans? Find the answers to these questions, and learn much more about the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and lives of pelicans.

Snakes (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Discover the world of snakes, of all kinds from the rattlesnake to coral snakes.

Swans (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical features, habits, and habitat of swans

Vultures (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

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

Woodpeckers (Nature's Children)

by Tim Harris

Describes the physical features, habits and habitats of various kinds of woodpeckers.

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