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It's a Hummingbird's Life

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From morning to night, spring to winter, these tiny birds work nonstop. This book offers an intimate view of the fascinating world of the hummingbird.
Hardcover, 32 pages
Published March 1st 2003 by Holiday House (first published February 2003)
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Apr 14, 2009 rated it really liked it
This was a nice little book which looked at one year in the life of a Ruby Throated Hummingbird. We see what this "busy" bird is doing during each season. We follow them as they migrate (by using a map you could throw in some geography too).

My boys were really surprised at all the things the hummers do. There is a brief section on mating but it mainly deals with the swooping in the air and facing the sun so their feathers glisten and then "mating lasts 3-5 seconds and then the male goes back to
Jennifer Gass
Jul 11, 2016 rated it really liked it
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It's a Hummingbird's Life provides readers with all the information they need in order to better understand the life of a hummingbird. Throughout this text you will learn about where they live, how they build their nests, and the process of their lifecycle. The author does a wonderful job presenting the information in a very unique and child friendly manner. Irene Kelly uses a variety of print features and colorful illustrations that truly capture the life of a hummingbird. This text would be a ...more
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