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by Kendahl Jan Jubb,Dorothy Hinshaw Patent

  • Author: Kendahl Jan Jubb,Dorothy Hinshaw Patent
  • ISBN: 0802788637
  • ISBN13: 978-0802788634
  • ePub: 1473 kb | FB2: 1708 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Growing Up & Facts of Life
  • Publisher: Walker Childrens (October 1, 2003)
  • Rating: 4.2/5
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Colorful, Captivating Coral Reefs ePub download

by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent & illustrated by Kendahl Jan Jubb. Patent’s latest nature foray contains a lot of information; unfortunately, it’s often disorganized and pedantic, sometimes confusing.

by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent & illustrated by Kendahl Jan Jubb. Page four, for example, says that coral reefs are mostly made up of limestone laid down by small animals; page five says that these are called hard corals. On pages 10 and 11 comes the first mention of other types of coral-orange cup and soft-without any explanation of how these corals grow. The straightforward text never quite comes to life.

Colorful, Captivating Coral Reefs book  . In their fifth collaboration, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent and Kendahl Jan Jubb use clear prose and vivid watercolors to reveal the workings of these dynamic and beautiful ecosystems- from how reefs develop to the wide variety of creatures that inhabit them.

Find nearly any book by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent (page 3). Get the best deal by comparing prices from over 100,000 booksellers. Colorful, Captivating Coral Reefs: ISBN 9780802788627 (978-0-8027-8862-7) Hardcover, Walker Books for Young Readers, 2003. A Family Goes Hunting. by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent. ISBN 9780395520048 (978-0-395-52004-8) Hardcover, Clarion Books, 1991.

Kendahl Jan Jubb is the leading painter of beautiful still life paintings and other nature and wildlife . Kendahl has illustrated a series of award winning children's natural history books with noted author Dorothy Hinshaw Patent.

Kendahl Jan Jubb is the leading painter of beautiful still life paintings and other nature and wildlife pieces created in acrylic, oil, and watercolors. Flashy Fantastic Rainforest Frogs. Bold & Bright Black and White Animals. Fabulous Fluttering Tropical Butterflies. Colorful Captivating Coral Reefs.

Though COLORFUL CAPTIVATING CORAL REEFS is geared toward school children from grades 1 - 4, this continuation of a series of sensitive, artful books by author Dorothy Hinshaw Patent and artist Kendahl Jan Jubb is a handy reference book for those of us who haven't a 'deep'.

Though COLORFUL CAPTIVATING CORAL REEFS is geared toward school children from grades 1 - 4, this continuation of a series of sensitive, artful books by author Dorothy Hinshaw Patent and artist Kendahl Jan Jubb is a handy reference book for those of us who haven't a 'deep' knowledge about this topic - life on the sea floor.

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent once again pays homage to the animal kingdom in her very special way of instructing young readers about the varieties of families within the Big Cat group - lion, leopard, cheetah, tiger, snow leopard, cougar, and jaguar. Her method of writing is straightforward, never play down to her audience (ages 4 to 8 years). She offers distinctive behavior, both domestic and in the wild, along with characteristics of each of the big cats she discusses

Colorful Captivating Coral Reefs, illustrations by Kendahl Jan Jubb .

Colorful Captivating Coral Reefs, illustrations by Kendahl Jan Jubb, Walker (New York, NY), 2003. Fabulous Fluttering Tropical Butterflies, illustrations by Kendahl Jan Jubb, Walker (New York, NY), 2003. Life in a Dessert, photographs by William Munoz, Lerner (Minneapolis, MN), 2003. Dorothy Hinshaw Patent is a highly acclaimed author of over one hundred science books for young readers. A trained zoologist, Patent has written books in the biological sciences about animals from the horse to the pelican, and has examined ecological challenges in such books as Biodiversity, Back to the Wild, and The Vanishing Feast.

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent Author. Writes nonfiction trade books for young readers

Dorothy Hinshaw Patent Author. Writes nonfiction trade books for young readers. A zoologist who has written many fine science books for children, Patent explains the concept clearly, presents an overview of the pond, and introduces some of the wildlife in and around i. ith a sense of immediacy and crisp clarity, each picture invites viewers to look closely at the animals and their surroundings. Dorothy Hinshaw Patent Author added 10 new photos to the album Book Covers. 17 June ·. Covers of some of Dorothy's books. Dorothy Hinshaw Patent Author added 7 new photos to the album Book Covers.

Patent, Dorothy Hinshaw; Jubb, Kendahl Jan, illustrator. Award winning science writer Dorothy Hinshaw Patent clearly presents the facts about all big cats, from where they live to what they hunt to how they are threatened by humans. With fine artist Kendahl Jan Jubb's striking watercolors, these perfectly adapted hunting machines leap off the pages. Outstanding Science Trade Books for Children (2006).

Coral reefs are among the most dazzling sights in nature. The colorful corals that compose them are breathtaking-- but these habitats are more than just beautiful. They are teeming with wildlife. Brilliantly colored fish with wild shapes and patterns swim in and out of every cranny. Algae help reefs stay alive, and other creatures, such as eels and octopuses, lurk among the corals waiting for prey.

In their fifth collaboration, Dorothy Hinshaw Patent and Kendahl Jan Jubb use clear prose and vivid watercolors to reveal the workings of these dynamic and beautiful ecosystems-- from how reefs develop to the wide variety of creatures that inhabit them.