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Nature's ninja : animals with spectacular skills / Rebecca L. Johnson.

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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Huntingburg PL - Huntingburg JUV 591.4 JOH (Text) 39970000624246 JNF Available -
Montezuma PL - Montezuma J 591.4 JOH (Text) 36754000317909 Juvenile Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville J 591.47 JOH (Text) 37323005461812 NEW-BKS Checked out 11/25/2019
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library J 591.47 JOHNSON (Text) 39206021585912 J Non-Fiction Reshelving -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541542419
  • ISBN: 154154241X
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 24 x 28 cm
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 46) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction: the way of the ninja -- Toeholds -- Shooting stars -- Blade runner -- Basic training -- Masquerade -- Stun guns -- Ties that bind -- Secret agents -- Escape artist.
Summary, etc.:
Did you know that some animals have natural ninja-like talents? In this book, you'll learn all about them, including geckos, sea urchins, bombardier beetles, and more. For example, geckos can grip almost any surface, including walls and ceilings, with their amazing toes. And when collector urchins are attacked, they release tiny, sharp objects that bear a striking resemblance to throwing stars. You will also meet the scientists who are studying these animals' amazing abilities.
Target Audience Note:
Age 10-14.
Grade 4 to 6.
Subject: Animal defenses > Juvenile literature.
Animal behavior > Juvenile literature.
Animal attacks > Juvenile literature.
Animals > Miscellanea > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Instructional and educational works.
Illustrated works.

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