A Place to Start a Family
A Place to Start a Family
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A Place to Start a Family

Written by David L. Harrison & illustrated by Giles Laroche
Published by Charlesbridge
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A poetry collection introducing animal architects that build remarkable structures in order to attract a mate and have babies. Many animals build something—a nest, tunnel, or web—in order to pair up, lay eggs, give birth, and otherwise perpetuate their species. Organized based on where creatures live—underground, in the water, on land, or in the air—twelve poems bring fish, insects, reptiles, mammals, and birds to life. Giles Laroche’s intricate cut-paper illustrations are so life-like, readers will feel like they’ve stepped right into the homes of some of nature’s best builders. Back matter includes more information about each animal.

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    Book Details

    Publication Date
    January 16, 2018
    Page Count
    Reading Age
    5 - 9 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    ASIN/ISBN 10

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