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    Book 1
    Book 1

    Hawksbill Promise: The Journey of an Endangered Sea Turtle

    Mary Beth Owens was inspired by her admiration and concern for these critically endangered animals to write and illustra... More

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    Book 2
    Book 2

    The Secret Pool

    If you look carefully, you can find them and be amazed! These secret pools form every year when low places on the fore... More

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    Book 3
    Book 3

    The Eye of the Whale: A Rescue Story

    What followed was a rare and remarkable demonstration of animal behavior. This celebrated story, beautifully depicted ... More

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    Book 4
    Book 4

    My Busy Green Garden

    So begins this lyrical tribute to the bugs, bees, and birds that make the garden such a busy place. With each turned p... More

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    Book 5
    Book 5

    Mother Earth's Lullaby: A Song for Endangered Animals

    When Mother Earth bids goodnight, / the world is bathed in silver light. / She says, "Goodnight, my precious ones." / ... More

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    Book 6
    Book 6

    The Secret Bay

    Narrated in the poetic voice of the estuary itself, and accompanied by natural-history sidebars about estuary plants, ... More

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    Book 7
    Book 7

    The World Never Sleeps

    This nonfiction picture book reveals the hidden lives of insects and other small creatures from one midnight to the ne... More

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    Book 8
    Book 8

    If You Are a Kaka, You Eat Doo Doo: And Other Poop Tales from Nature

    Baby golden tortoise beetles pile poop on their backs to create a shield as protection from predators. Silver-spotted s... More

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    Book 9
    Book 9

    Three Lost Seeds: Stories of Becoming

    Each of the three seeds in this story-a cherry stone in Iran, an acacia seed in Australia and a lotus seed in China-surv... More

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    Book 10
    Book 10

    A Caribou Alphabet

    Also included are a compendium of caribou facts and a new afterword about caribou in the twenty-first century. Journey... More

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    Book 11
    Book 11

    The Secret Galaxy

    Inspired by Tilbury House's award-winning, Kirkus-starred book The Secret Pool (2013). A lyrical narrative voice ... More

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    Book 12
    Book 12

    The Pier at the End of the World

    Vivid photos of a wolf fish munching a sea urchin, a hermit crab switching shells, a sea slug arming itself with sting... More

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    Book 13
    Book 13

    When the Bees Fly Home

    Worried about the drought that has caused a big decrease in honey production, his dad is irritable and remote, seeming... More

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    Book 14
    Book 14

    Charlotte's Bones: The Beluga Whale in a Farmer's Field

    In 1849, a crew building a railroad through Charlotte, Vermont, dug up strange and beautiful bones in a farmer's field... More

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    Book 15
    Book 15

    A Season of Flowers

    Snowdrops and crocuses yield to tulips and hyacinths, then dogwood blossoms, iris, lupine, daisies, morning glories, day... More

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