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Explore Your World: Weird, Wild, Amazing!

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Are zombie jellyfish real?

Do frogs like opera?

What’s it like to wrestle a python?

Tim Flannery has the answers. Introducing some of the most spectacular and unusual creatures on Earth, from water to sky and the forests and deserts in between, he offers in- depth and often bizarre facts on extraordinary animals that live in each habitat while incorporating concepts of climat
Hardcover, 256 pages
Published November 1st 2019 by Hardie Grant Egmont
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Dec 02, 2019 rated it really liked it
Shelves: kids-lit, non-fiction
Fascinating stuff included in this hand reference and informative guide, and lots of it. Read my full review at DIM'S re VIEWS: ...more
Jun 29, 2020 rated it it was amazing
Miss 5 chose this at the library and loved it so much that it's been both a daytime and bedtime read. It dovetails perfectly with our studies into different habitats and animals. She loves the black and white boxes - pointing to the Flannery Files and asking me to read the author's personal experiences. There are heaps of different animals conveniently grouped into different categories (like 'water', 'sky', 'forest', 'desert and grasslands'). There are heaps of facts and wonderful pictures (draw ...more
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Aug 24, 2020 rated it liked it
There are interesting pieces of information and nice drawings.
Nov 20, 2019 rated it it was amazing
My son loves this book. The drawings are bright and beautiful and there are lots of facts and stories to keep young animal lovers interested.
Note: I accessed a digital review copy of this book through Edelweiss.
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Tim Flannery is one of Australia's leading thinkers and writers.

An internationally acclaimed scientist, explorer and conservationist, he has published more than 130 peer-reviewed scientific papers and many books. His books include the landmark works The Future Eaters and The Weather Makers, which has been translated into more than 20 languages and in 2006 won the NSW Premiers Literary Prizes for B

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