Animals In Winter

Paperback | December 13, 1996

byHenrietta Bancroft

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Have you ever seen a butterfly in the snow?

Probably not. Butterflies can't survive cold weather, so when winter comes, many butterflies fly to warmer places. They migrate. Woodchucks don't like cold weather either but they don't migrate; they hibernate. Woodchucks sleep in their dens all winter long. Read and find out how other animals cope with winter's worst weather.

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While watching winter's snows blanket the earth, what child hasn't wondered how the animals will protect themselves from the harsh weather. This simple Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science book explains the many ways animals have of coping with inclement weather. Full color.

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Have you ever seen a butterfly in the snow?Probably not. Butterflies can't survive cold weather, so when winter comes, many butterflies fly to warmer places. They migrate. Woodchucks don't like cold weather either but they don't migrate; they hibernate. Woodchucks sleep in their dens all winter long. Read and find out how other animals...

Henrietta Bancroft taught nature study and elementary science at the Walden School in New York. Richard G. Van Gelder was the chairman of the Mammology Department at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City. Helen K. Davie has illustrated many books for children, including What Lives in a Shell? by Kathleen Weidner Zoehf...
Format:PaperbackDimensions:32 pages, 8 × 9.75 × 0.07 inPublished:December 13, 1996Publisher:HarperCollins

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064451658

ISBN - 13:9780064451659

Appropriate for ages: 3 - 6

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While watching winter's snows blanket the earth, what child hasn't wondered how the animals will protect themselves from the harsh weather. This simple Let's-Read-and-Find-Out Science book explains the many ways animals have of coping with inclement weather. Full color.