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The Resource Glow : animals with their own night-lights, W. H. Beck

Glow : animals with their own night-lights, W. H. Beck

Label
Glow : animals with their own night-lights
Title
Glow
Title remainder
animals with their own night-lights
Statement of responsibility
W. H. Beck
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why be afraid of the dark when there is so much to see? Whether its used to hunt, hide, find a friend, or escape an enemy, bioluminescence the ability to glow is a unique adaptation in nature. In this fun and fascinating nonfiction picture book, join world renowned photographers and biologists on their close encounters with the curious creatures that make their own light
Summary
Why be afraid of the dark when there is so much to see? W.H. Beck brings the glowing world of bioluminescence to light in this young non-fiction picture book illustrated with stunning photographs
Illustration
Award
Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Nonfiction, 2019.
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10459888
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1970-
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Beck, W. H
Dewey number
591/.472
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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760
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 1
  • 4
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bioluminescence
  • Marine animals
  • Anglerfishes
  • Fireflies
Target audience
juvenile
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animals with their own nightlights
Label
Glow : animals with their own night-lights, W. H. Beck
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn898052768
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544416666
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898052768
Label
Glow : animals with their own night-lights, W. H. Beck
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • still image
  • text
Content type code
  • sti
  • txt
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
ocn898052768
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780544416666
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)898052768

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