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Baby Whales Drink Milk (Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science, Stage 1)

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‘The title epitomizes Esbensen’s creative presentation of an important concept: how whales differ from the fish they seem to resemble and share characteristics with other mammals.… An excellent addition to the Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out series.’—K. ‘Introduces a full range of information about whale anatomy, development, and behavior.… Esbensen’s simple, informative text keep ...more
Paperback, 32 pages
Published January 30th 1994 by HarperCollins (first published January 1994)
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Alicia
Nov 17, 2009 Alicia rated it it was amazing
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I think this is one of my new favorite books. I mean, we all know whales are mammals and therefore they must nurse their young, but how many books actually talk about it. And how does a baleen whale nurse? Well, this book talks about it. It also has other really great information about whales, mostly humpback whales.
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Jan 11, 2015 Theresa rated it liked it
Baby whales drink milk by barbara juster esbenson Read this in a kindergarten room, it looks at the life cycle and seasonal movements of humpbacked whales, talks about the similarities of mammalian adaptations and how whales and dolphins are different, and similar.
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We've read this one since Bea was a toddler. Too simple for her now - but still an excellent book as are most in this series.
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