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There's an Opossum in My Backyard

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A friendly opossum finds adventure in a family s backyard A baby opossum falls off her mother s back and finds herself in a strange new world a suburban backyard. As the Green family and the opossum become acquainted with each other, the adventurous creature learns to sneak food from the dog bowl, avoid capture by an owl, and make friends with other wildlife along the way. ...more
Hardcover, 40 pages
Published August 1st 2007 by Heyday
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Nov 28, 2011 rated it it was amazing
Gary Bogue writes newspaper articles about the local wildlife in the Bay Area, and I started looking for his books after I had read a few of his columns. Since the Opossum is one of the most misunderstood animals, it was nice to see that Bogue had devoted an entire book for children and their families to learn more about America's native marsupial.

The book keeps it simple and shows what a poor Opossum must go through on a daily basis. I used to live next door to a woman who brought up orphaned O
This is a Cute story about a baby opossum getting lost and coming across a human backyard. and there are also nice pictures. I like this book a lot, and am lucky enough to have an autographed copy. Great book.
Mar 25, 2011 rated it it was ok
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While I found this book to be educational, it also grossed me out quite a lot.
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