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Talk, Talk, Squawk!

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Talk, Talk, Squawk!
Written by Nicola Davies
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780763679743
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Talk, Talk, Squawk!
A Human's Guide to Animal Communication

author: Nicola Davies

illustrator: Neal Layton

series name:
Animal Science
How does a stinkbug flirt, a bee give orders, or a panda say “back off"? Animals find all sorts of ways to keep in touch without saying a word. They use colors, patterns, smells, movements, vibrations, sounds, and even electricity to communicate. From the chatter of dolphins to the click of a moth, from the stripes of a reef fish to the rumbling of elephants, this funny, fascinating book unlocks the mysteries of how animals talk and squawk to one another—and how humans try to talk back. Back matter includes an index and a glossary.
“This creative team adds to its cheeky series with this volume devoted to animal communication. . . . Entertaining and worthwhile.” —School Library Journal
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pub date:
Non-Fiction - Picture Book / Paperback
age range:
8 yrs - 12 yrs
# of pages/size:
64 / 9 7/16" x 5 7/8"
grade range:
Grade 3 - Grade 7
Animals; Science & Nature; Science & Nature;
author’s comments:
Nicola Davies has written many award-winning books for children. She is the author of four previous titles illustrated by Neal Layton, as well as Big Blue Whale, One Tiny Turtle, Surprising Sharks, and Bat Loves the Night. Nicola Davies lives in Somerset, England.
illustrator’s comments:
Neal Layton is the illustrator of Poop, Extreme Animals, What’s Eating You?, and Just the Right Size, all written by Nicola Davies. Neal Layton lives in Portsmouth, England.
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