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Desert Snakes

By James Cornett 937794341

Learn all about desert snakes with the beautiful book by James W. Cornett.

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Fang and Stinger

By Conrad Storad 1891795643

This story is the friendship of a tarantula and a scorpion who are picked on by a tarantula hawk wasp and learn to stand up themselves.

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Katie of the Sonoran Desert

By Kate Jackson 1886679153

Winner of the 2010 IPPY Silver Medal in Multicultural Non-Fiction, and 2010 Moonbeam Children's Book Gold Medal. This is the true story of Katie, a meter-long western diamondback rattlesnake, and her adventures as she struggles to make a life for herself in the harsh Sonoran Desert. We re with Katie, sharing in her determination as she hunts for the food she needs to stay alive, her terror when attacked by vicious predators, and her care and devotion to the litter of babies she gives birth to.

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Pocket Naturalist: Reptiles and Amphibians

By James Kavanaugh 1583551808

This pocket-sized, full-color twelve-panel folder-upper catalogs "Familiar Species of North America" including: 18 kinds of turtles, 25 lizards, two dozen frogs and toads, 13 salamanders, 45 snakes (including eleven vemonous guys you better not step on) and even three crocodilians!!

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Quick Guide: Reptiles & Amphibians of the Sonoran Desert

By Randall D. Babb 1936913688

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Rattlesnake Rules

By Conrad J. Storad 1598952112

Animals learn rules by living They have no books or schools Please pay attention to this story For even rattlesnakes have rules

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Nature » Insects & Butterflies

1001 Bugs to Spot

By Emma Helbrough 9780794524937

Crawling with bugs to find, count and talk about, this fascinating picture book provides hours of puzzle-solving fun. Spot beetles scurrying across desert dunes, butterflies flitting through the jungle, caterpillars munching on cabbage leaves, and many, many more bugs. 2005

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70 Common Butterflies of the Southwest

By Richard Bailowitz & Douglas Danforth 1877856843

Butterflies are easily the most noticed, well-likes, colorful, and benign insects in the world. This book zeros in on those butterflies you're most likely to see and helps you quickly identify them.

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Pocket Naturalist: Butterflies & Moths

By James Kavanaugh 1583551298

A light and easy guide to the most common species in North America with gorgeous full-color illustrations. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 2001, fold-out guide

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Nature » General

101 Questions About Desert Life

By Alice Jablonsky 1877856320

All the questions you wanted to know but never had time to ask. The "frequently asked questions" of desert life are all answered in this handy basic text. 1994, 32 pp.

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I Howl, I Growl

By Marcia Vaughan 9780873588355

Join the lively animals of this book as they race, chase, howl and growl across the clever pages of this board book. Bold illustrations and catchy rhymes make I Howl, I Growl the perfect introduction to the wide range of animals that live in the desert habitat. 25pp, 2003

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Josefina Javelina: A Hairy Tale

By Susan Lowell 9780873587907

Josefina Javelina longs to be a ballerina. So, she packs up her concertina and leaves her favorite little cantina to go to Pasadena to visit her cousin Angelina. From the desert to the city, a wild adventure ensues as Josefina puts some dip in her hip and some slide in her glide on her way to the big time-a long, long way from home. But not even Coyote, with his wily tricks, can get this javelina down. A hilarious, hairy tale! 32pp, 2005

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Nature's Yucky! 2 The Desert Southwest

By Lee Ann Landstrom & Karen I. Shragg 9780878425297

Nature's Yucky! 2 introduces readers to sixteen desert creatures and vividly answers such scintillating scientific questions as: How does the regal horned lizard squirt blood from its eyes? Why do dung beetles eat poop? Why does the piglike javelina smell like stinky socks?

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Natures Yucky

By Lee Ann Landstrom & Karen Shragg 878424741

Gross stuff that helps nature work.

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Nighttime: Sounds of the Wild

By Maurice Pledger 9781592234714

Sounds of the Wild Nighttime brings together incredible pop-up panoramas and mysterious animal sounds to give little ones a glimpse into the mysterious, after-dark world.

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Our Wilderness; America's Common Ground

By Doug Scott 9781555916411

This photographic tribute and primer examines what wilderness really means to individual Americans and why we should remain vigilant in our protection of these lands. Our Wilderness reminds us why these areas are truly America's common ground.

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Sonoran Desert: Brief Natual History

By James W. Cornett 937794279

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You Can Be a Nature Detective

By Peggy Kochanoff 9780878425563

Why do a tree s leaves change color in autumn? How can mushrooms suddenly appear overnight? What made those tracks in the snow? You Can Be a Nature Detective helps you delve into these and other intriguing mysteries of the natural world.

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Pocket Naturalist: Southwestern Desert Life

By James Kavanagh 1889903043

A light and easy guide to the most common species, both plant and animal, which inhabit the dry stretches of the Western states. Waterproof and tearproof plastic coating. 1998, fold-out guide

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Nature » Astronomy

Night Sky: A Field Guide to the Constellations

By Jonathan Poppele 1591932297

This book will help you easily find all 62 constellations. Just choose the constellations and the season, hold the book up to the sky and follow the easy directions and there is your constellation! It also comes with a handy red flashlight for easy reading!

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