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Amazon rainforest / written by Alex Woolf ; illustrated by Isobel Lundie.

Woolf, Alex, 1964- (author.). Lundie, Isobel, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Umatilla County Public Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Pendleton Public Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Summary:

A spectacular 'top-to-bottom' look at the Amazon rainforest, from the birds and flying insects that live in the highest branches, through the dense canopy and thick jungle, to the creepy-crawlies, reptiles, and fish that lurk in the dark depths and the streams and rivers below. Brilliant, eye-catching artwork by Isobel Lundie, along with the fact-filled, easy-to-read text by Alex Woolf, reveal the wonders of the plant and animal life that flourish in the Amazon rainforest. The book also explores how the Amazon rainforest is endangered by issues including deforestation, pollution, and climate change, raising young readers' awareness of conservation and environmental issues.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Pendleton Public Library X 577.34098 W882 (Text) 37801000685832 Juvenile Non-Fiction Book System_Only_3months 10/08/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781913337988
  • ISBN: 1913337987
  • Physical Description: 56 pages : color illustrations ; 30 cm.
  • Publisher: Brighton : Book House, an imprint of the Salariya Book Company, 2021.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The emergent layer and the canopy -- The understorey and the forest floor -- The river -- Humans and the rainforest.
Summary, etc.:
A spectacular 'top-to-bottom' look at the Amazon rainforest, from the birds and flying insects that live in the highest branches, through the dense canopy and thick jungle, to the creepy-crawlies, reptiles, and fish that lurk in the dark depths and the streams and rivers below. Brilliant, eye-catching artwork by Isobel Lundie, along with the fact-filled, easy-to-read text by Alex Woolf, reveal the wonders of the plant and animal life that flourish in the Amazon rainforest. The book also explores how the Amazon rainforest is endangered by issues including deforestation, pollution, and climate change, raising young readers' awareness of conservation and environmental issues.
Subject: Rain forest ecology > Amazon River Region > Juvenile literature.

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