Why are ostriches so big? : and other curious bird adaptations / by Patricia Fletcher.
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|Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland||E 598.524 HB (Text)||76277000038103||Easy NonFiction||Available||-|
|Tyson Library - Versailles||J 598.14 FLE (Text)||31070500463118||Juvenile Nonfiction||Available||-|
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|Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial||j 598 FLETCHER (Text)||33946003313280||Non-Fiction - 1st Floor||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9781538203866
- ISBN: 1538203863
- ISBN: 9781538203675
- ISBN: 1538203677
- ISBN: 9781538203873
- ISBN: 1538203871
- Physical Description: 32 pages : colour illustrations ; 29 cm.
- Publisher: New York : Gareth Stevens Publishing, 2018.
- Copyright: ©2018
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Includes bibliographical references (page 31) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
What makes a bird a bird? -- Bird or dinosaur? -- The odd bird body -- The huge ostrich -- From teeth to beaks -- Right in the gizzard! -- Waste management -- Super shells -- Birdie talk.
Ostriches are the biggest birds on Earth. Not only that, they can run distances at about the same speed as a car on a city street! These adaptations are extraordinary, but other birds have even more bizarre adaptations! From gizzards to the many colorful mating displays, bird adaptations are covered in fun, engaging detail throughout this volume. The main content addresses curriculum topics such as animal body systems, life cycles, and more with an emphasis on the most fun information out there about birds and their odd adaptations.
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