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The screaming hairy armadillo : and 76 other animals with weird, wild names / Matthew Murrie and Steve Murrie ; illustrated by Julie Benbassat.

Murrie, Matthew,(author.).
Murrie, Steve,(author.). Benbassat, Julie,(illustrator.).

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  • ISBN: 9781523508112
  • ISBN: 1523508116
  • ISBN: 9780780495623
  • Physical Description: xviii, 154 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Workman Publishing, [2020]

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Formatted Contents Note:
Funny names -- Magical names -- Fierce names -- Delicious names -- Just plain weird names.
Summary, etc.:
An illustrated compendium of animals with funny, fascinating, or just-plain-weird names (like the sparklemuffin peacock spider or the fried egg jellyfish) teaches kids about unusual animals as well as scientific taxonomy. Genuinely fun reference!
Awards Note:
Nominee: Young Hoosier Book Award, 2022-2023: Intermediate grades (3-5)
Subject: Animals > Nomenclature (Popular) > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Miscellanea > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Nomenclature (Popular)
Animals > Miscellanea.
Genre: Trivia and miscellanea.

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