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Contributor(s): Montgomery, Sy (Author), Bishop, Nic (Illustrator)

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ISBN: 0618494170     ISBN-13: 9780618494170
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin
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Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: May 2010

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Additional Information
BISAC Categories:
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Animals - Birds
- Juvenile Nonfiction | Animals - Endangered
Dewey: 639.978
LCCN: 2009045250
Age Level: 10-12
Grade Level: 5-7
Lexile Measure: 950(Not Available)
Guided Reading: W (Grade 6)
Series: Scientists in the Field (Hardcover)
Physical Information: 0.5" H x 10.89" W x 9.26" (1.42 lbs) 74 pages
Features: Bibliography, Dust Cover, Ikids, Illustrated, Index, Maps, Price on Product
Awards: Young Hoosier Book Award, Nominee, Intermediate, 2013
Robert F. Sibert Informational Book Award, Winner, Children's Book, 2011
Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award, Nominee, Children's, 2012
Capitol Choices: Noteworthy Books for Children and Teens, Recommended, Ten to Fourteen, 2011
Grand Canyon Reader Award, Nominee, Nonfiction, 2015
Cybils, Finalist, Nonfiction-Mid Gr/YA, 2010
Review Citations: Kirkus Review - Children 04/01/2010
Booklist 04/15/2010 pg. 45
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 06/01/2010 - Book Of Special Distinction
School Library Journal 06/01/2010 pg. 134
Horn Book Magazine 07/01/2010 pg. 136
Kirkus Best Children's Books 11/15/2010 pg. 9
Booklist Ed Choice Youth 01/01/2011 pg. 11
Hornbook Guide to Children 07/01/2010 - Outstanding, Noteworthy In Style
Accelerated Reader Info
Quiz #: 136550
Reading Level: 6.4   Interest Level: Middle Grades   Point Value: 3.0
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Contributor Bio(s): Montgomery, Sy: - In addition to researching films, articles, and over twenty books, National Book Award finalist Sy Montgomery has been honored with a Sibert Medal, two Science Book and Film Prizes from the National Association for the Advancement of Science, three honorary degrees, and many other awards. She lives in Hancock, New Hampshire, with her husband, Howard Mansfield, and their border collie, Thurber.
Website: symontgomery.com
Twitter: @SyTheAuthor.Bishop, Nic: - Nic Bishop, who holds a doctorate in the biological sciences, is the photographer of many acclaimed books for children. He lives in Auckland, New Zealand.Visit his website at: nicbishop.com
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