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Booby Hatch

3.78 of 5 stars 3.78  ·  rating details  ·  9 ratings  ·  3 reviews
From "a little white egg in a circle of stones, on a tiny island, in a vast blue sea" hatches Pepe, a young blue-footed booby. With clear, simple text and bright watercolors, Betsy Lewin shows how Pepe learns to fly, dives for his dinner, and meets his mate, against the fascinating backdrop of his Galapagos Islands habitat. The accurate and vivid text is drawn from Ms. Lew ...more
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published December 31st 1995 by Clarion Books (first published March 1st 1995)
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Jacoba
I felt like I was back in the Galapagos reading this beautifully illustrated book.
Dawn
Cute story about the life of Blue-footed boobies in the Galápagos Islands. My children enjoyed this book a lot, when they were young. I know that we checked it out from the library multiple times.
Kari
I'm partial to Lewin, and to beautiful nature illustrations. And we happen to love saying blue-footed booby.
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