Bat Loves the Night

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Bat Loves the Night
Written by Nicola Davies
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN-10: 0763624381
ISBN-13: 9780763624385
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Bat Loves the Night

author: Nicola Davies
illustrator: Sarah Fox-Davies

series name:
Read and Wonder

Night has fallen, and Bat awakens to find her evening meal. Follow her as she swoops into the shadows, shouting and flying, the echoes of her voice creating a sound picture of the world around her. When morning light creeps into the sky, Bat returns to the roost to feed her baby . . . and to rest until nighttime comes again. Bat loves the night!
Back matter includes an index.

A Common Core Text Exemplar

"A charming and informative story about a pipistrelle bat. . . . Offers vivid descriptions of the animal's flight, its navigational skills, and the hunt for food." — School Library Journal
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0763624381 /  9780763624385
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Non-Fiction / Trade Paperback
age range:
5 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 1/16" x 9 13/16"
grade range:
Kindergarten - Grade 3
Animals; Adventure & Adventurers; Science & Nature;
author’s comments:
Nicola Davies is a zoologist and an award-winning author whose many books for children include Surprising Sharks, illustrated by James Croft; Extreme Animals: The Toughest Creatures on Earth, illustrated by Neal Layton; and Gaia Warriors. Nicola Davies lives in Wales.
illustrator’s comments:
Sarah Fox-Davies has illustrated many picture books for children, including Little Caribou, which she also wrote, and Walk With a Wolf by Janni Howker. While painting the illustrations for this book, Sarah Fox-Davies says that a pipistrelle bat flew into her studio—and right onto her desk!
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