Beavers by Deborah HodgeBeavers by Deborah Hodge


byDeborah HodgeIllustratorPat Stephens

Paperback | April 1, 1998

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How beavers dam ponds and build lodges are just two of 14 topics in this clearly written title in the popular and informative Kids Can Press Wildlife Series. You will find out why beavers chew on trees, where they give birth and raise their young, how they escape danger and much more. Did you know? * A beaver never stops growing. * A beaver can stay underwater for up to 15 minutes. * Some beaver dams are longer than a soccer field. * Beaver babies can see, hear, walk and swim as soon as they are born. Beautifully detailed, realistic illustrations give young children a close-up look at beavers and satisfy their curiosity about these intriguing animals.
Deborah Hodge is a former educational consultant and curriculum designer and the author of the Kids Can Press Wildlife series. She lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.Pat Stephens, mother, animal lover and artist, lives in a crowded house in Durham, Ontario. She has illustrated over 20 animal - related books for children.
Title:BeaversFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10 × 8 × 0.13 inShipping dimensions:10 × 8 × 0.13 inPublished:April 1, 1998Publisher:Kids Can PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1550746790

ISBN - 13:9781550746792

Appropriate for ages: 5


Rated 5 out of 5 by from This is a lovely book! We love this whole series and this book, in particular. The information is great and the pictures are beautiful. This is a great way to teach kids about nature.
Date published: 2017-02-22

From Our Editors

Now your child can learn everything they’ll ever need to know about the official animal of Canada. In Beavers, kids will learn how beavers engineer ponds and lodges as well as 12 other topics about this fascinating animal. This easy-to-read text is perfect for beginner readers and contains accurate illustrations to satisfy their curiosity about these intriguing animals.

Editorial Reviews

Solid choices for homework assignments or to whet the appetites of young wildlife lovers.