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My Little Book of Painted Turtles (My Little Book)

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This book is a delightful story about a new family of painted turtles. From the safety of the nest where the baby turtles hatch to the security of the pond where they search for food and witness the changing seasons, this beautifully illustrated book is ideal for introducing young children to the wonders of nature.

Paperback, 32 pages
Published June 28th 2003 by Windward Publishing (first published 1996)
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Greta is Erikasbuddy
Jun 13, 2012 Greta is Erikasbuddy rated it it was amazing
What a cute book!! It made me say "awww" from the very first page.

We start out with a log full of painted turtle babies basking in the sun. We learn how that helps their bones and warms them. Then we watch as they dive dive dive as a hungry mink wants to a turtle snack but the turtles are too smart for him. They go hide in the mud.

Then it's time to learn how a turtle hunts, what they eat, and where they play. Aren't turtles fun?!

One thing that threw me off is we focus on a girl turtle who gets s
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Aleece
Aug 12, 2013 Aleece rated it really liked it
This book has beautiful illustrations and gives readers information on turtles and how they are scared, what they eat, what to do when danger comes, laying eggs and hibernation.
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Hope Irvin Marston was the founder of the Black River Valley Writers Club and the founder and director of the North Country Children's Writers and Illustrators Workshop. She has taught creative writing workshops at Jefferson Community College and the Jefferson-Lewis Teacher Center for many years. She has also been on staff at Christian Writers Conferences at Hephzibah Heights (MA), Montrose Bible ...more
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