Two renowned children’s book creators teamed up to make this stirring picture book that tells the story of how, over a century, wolves were persecuted in the United States and nearly became extinct. Gradually reintroduced, they are thriving again in the West, much to the benefit of the ecosystem.
The Buffalo Are BackDutton Books for Young Readers #ad - This stirring picture book tells the dramatic story, following bison from the Plains Indians to the cowboys, Teddy Roosevelt to the Dust Bowl, and from the brink of extinction to the majestic herds that now roam our national parks. The buffalo, an American icon once nearly extinct, has made a comeback.
Paired with gorgeous paintings by landscape artist Wendell Minor, Jean Craighead George’s engaging text will inspire a new generation to understand and protect nature’s delicate balance.
The Eagles are BackDial Books #ad - The american bald eagle, the national symbol of the United States, was once dangerously near to extinction. This moving picture book tells the story of one boy who helped in the hatching of an eaglet. With the help of dedicated volunteers and decades of hard work, the eagle population made a dramatic comeback.
Featuring vividly detailed paintings from landscape artist Wendell Minor, Jean Craighead George's inspiring text will motivate readers of all ages to care for the environment and its many creatures.
When the Wolves Returned: Restoring Nature's Balance in YellowstoneBloomsbury USA Childrens FBA-|301916 #ad - Now, more than a decade after scientists realized the wolves' essential role and returned them to Yellowstone, the park's natural balance is gradually being restored. The informative dual-level text and spectacular full-color photographs show the wolves in the natural habitat that was almost lost without them.
Yellowstone national Park's majestic geologic wonders and remarkable wildlife draw millions of visitors each year. Readers of all ages will be inspired by the delicate natural system that is Yellowstone. But there was a time when these natural treasures were in great danger, all because after years of unrestricted hunting, one key piece of the puzzle had been eliminated-the wolf.
Look to the North: A Wolf Pup DiaryHarperCollins #ad - Readers are reminded of the changes in nature that are happening in the lower 48 states as they "look to the north" to watch the wolf pups grow. Newbery medalist jean craighead George lovingly tells the story of three wolf pups--from the moment they open their eyes to the time they lead the hunt. Jean george's words and lucia Washburn's breathtaking paintings give the reader a rare glimpse of one of nature's noblest creatures: the wolf.
Lyrical passages in her wolf pup diary describe how the pups tumble and play and when they first learn to howl and talk wolk talk.
Julie of the Wolves HarperClassicsHarperCollins #ad - The survival theme makes it a good pick for readers of wilderness adventures such as My Side of the Mountain, Hatchet, or Island of the Blue Dolphins. This edition, a discussion guide, includes john schoenherr’s original scratchboard illustrations throughout, perfect for classroom or home use, selections from her field notebooks, as well as bonus materials such as an introduction written by Jean Craighead George’s children, the author’s Newbery acceptance speech, and a further reading guide.
To her small eskimo village, she is known as Miyax; to her friend in San Francisco, she is Julie. Great product! When her life in the village becomes dangerous, Miyax runs away, only to find herself lost in the Alaskan wilderness. Miyax tries to survive by copying the ways of a pack of wolves and soon grows to love her new wolf family.
Julie of the Wolves HarperClassics #ad - The thrilling newbery medal–winning classic about an Eskimo girl lost on the Alaskan tundraJulie of the Wolves is a staple in the canon of children’s literature and the first in the Julie trilogy. Life in the wilderness is a struggle, but when she finds her way back to civilization, Miyax is torn between her old and new lives.
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Horseshoe Crabs and Shorebirds: The Story of a FoodwebTwo Lions #ad - In recent years the horseshoe crab population has dwindled. Illuminated with warm, horseshoe crabs and Shorebirds demonstrates the delicate relationship between these animals and is an excellent resource for ecology lessons, detailed watercolors, as well as a dramatic storybook for sharing. Each spring, hundreds of thousands of horseshoe crabs crawl from the bottom of Delaware Bay to lay billions of pearly green eggs on the beaches.
In turn, the number of shorebirds that fly north each year has grown smaller. Their salty eggs provide a feast for scavenging coastal animals, but billions more are eaten by the flocks of shorebirds that stop to rest and feed each spring after flying north from their homes in South America. Great product!
Julie's Wolf Pack Julie of the WolvesHarperCollins #ad - Isbn13: 9780064407212. The acclaimed final book in the trilogy that begins with the newbery Medal-winning Julie of the WolvesIn this exciting adventure about the wolf pack that saved the life of a young girl when she was lost on the tundra, Julie has returned to her family, but her wolf pack has a story all its own.
Fearless but inexperienced Kapu is now the new leader of the pack. Great product! Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . Condition: New. He must protect his wolves from the threats of famine and disease and, defend himself from bitter rivals, both inside and outside the pack, at the same time, who are waiting for their chance to overthrow him.
Julie's Wolf Pack Julie of the Wolves #ad - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Tracking provided on most orders. The strength of kapu's leadership will determine not just the well-being of the pack but its very survival. Jean craighead george's research and first-hand observation form this engrossing epic tale that's sure to draw readers into the fascinating world of wolves.
Don't miss any of the books in jean Craighead George's groundbreaking series: Julie of the Wolves, Julie, and Julie's Wolf Pack.
JulieHarperCollins #ad - The acclaimed sequel to the beloved Newbery Medal-winning Julie of the WolvesJulie's decision to return home to her people is not an easy one. HarperTrophy. But how can she do that without putting her beloved wolves in danger?Don't miss any of the books in Jean Craighead George's groundbreaking series: Julie of the Wolves, Julie, and Julie's Wolf Pack.
Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! He has given up his sled dogs for a snowmobile, and now looks after the musk oxen that serve as the village's income. Condition: New. Great product! Her father has forsaken many of the old Eskimo traditions. Tracking provided on most orders. Julie knows that, like her father, she must find a way to reconcile the old ways with the new.
Julie #ad - He will do anything to protect them—even shoot any wolves that might threaten the herd. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. But after many months in the wilderness, living in harmony with the wolves that saved her life, she knows the time has come. But julie is not prepared for all the changes that she finds.
National Geographic Readers: WolvesNational Geographic Children's Books #ad - Did you know that each pack has a pecking order? that wolves can "talk" to each other using body language? Or that they're actually not out to attack humans, they usually leave people well enough alone? Full of incredible photographs and interesting information, Wolves will appeal to all kids. Tracking provided on most orders.
HarperTrophy. Great product! Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. They run in packs, stalk their prey, and howl at the moon. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . But are they misunderstood? in this fascinating level 2 reader, you'll learn that there's much more to being a wolf than most people could ever believe.
National Geographic Readers: Wolves #ad - Wolves, the predatory puppy dogs of the wild, are feared and loved by people everywhere. Isbn13: 9780064407212. And no matter where you are—they're always lurking somewhere nearby. Condition: New. National Geographic Society.
Who Eats What?: Food Chains and Food Webs Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2HarperCollins #ad - Great product! What do you and a tuna have in common? you are both part of a food chain that begins with green things and ends with you! Can you get energy from sunlight? Why is every link in a food chain important? Read and find out more about food chains!Now rebranded with a new cover look, engaging text by Patricia Lauber, fascinating diagrams, this book features content-rich vocabulary in simple, and beautifully detailed illustrations by Holly Keller.
HarperTrophy. National Geographic Society. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Isbn13: 9780064407212. Both text and artwork were vetted for accuracy. This is a level 2 let's-read-and-find-out science title, engineering, and the Science, Next Generation Science Standards, Technology, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades and supports the Common Core Learning Standards, and Math STEM standards.
Who Eats What?: Food Chains and Food Webs Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science 2 #ad - Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Let's-read-and-find-out science is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series. HarperCollins. Tracking provided on most orders. Condition: New.