Wild Horse Scientists by Kay FrydenborgWild Horse Scientists by Kay Frydenborg

Wild Horse Scientists

byKay Frydenborg

Paperback | July 1, 2014

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*"The photography is outstanding, and the images of horses going about their daily business put them front and center. . . . A worthy complement to most collections."- School Library Journal, starred review Wild horses have roamed the shores of Assateague Island for centuries. As their population increases, however, they risk damaging the delicate area's ecosystem and being&nbsptaken off the island. Dr. Ron Keiper and Dr. Jay Kirkpatrick have each made these wild horses their lives' work. Descriptive prose,&nbspsolid science, and never-before-seen&nbspimages of the reclusive Assateague herds reveal their fierce and untamed&nbspbeauty.
Kay Frydenborg fell in love with horses at an early age, and now she often writes about them. She lives in Pennsylvania with her husband and three dogs, and rides her beloved horse, Remy, almost every day. She is the author of Animal Therapist (Chelsea House, 2006), and They Dreamed of Horses (Walker & Co., 1994). The Wild Horse Sc...
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Title:Wild Horse ScientistsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 9 × 11 × 0.26 inPublished:July 1, 2014Publisher:Houghton Mifflin HarcourtLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0544257464

ISBN - 13:9780544257467

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[The] latest title in the consistently interesting Scientists in the Field series . . . A science title with wide potential appeal."- Kirkus "Well researched, clearly written, and quite informative, this handsome book offers close-up views of scientists at work and why their work matters."- Booklist, starred review"The information-a combination of lab and field science details and personal observation-is accessible and engaging."- Horn Book "As with other titles in this series, the photography is outstanding, and the images of horses going about their daily business in all kinds of conditions put them front and center. . . . A worth complement to most collections."- School Library Journal, starred review"