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The Resource The frog scientist, Pamela S. Turner ; photographs by Andy Comins

The frog scientist, Pamela S. Turner ; photographs by Andy Comins

Label
The frog scientist
Title
The frog scientist
Statement of responsibility
Pamela S. Turner ; photographs by Andy Comins
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tyrone Hayes works to discover the effects pesticides have on frogs and, in turn, us
Member of
Summary
Discusses the facts surrounding the depleting frog population around the world and examines the effects pesticides had on the frog population in the United States that may have resulted in fewer frogs being born
Award
  • Science Books and Films Prize for Excellence in Science Books, Science Book for Middle Grades Readers, 2010.
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2010
  • Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth, 2009
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
313801
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Turner, Pamela S
Dewey number
597.8/917279
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
950
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Comins, Andy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Scientists in the field
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frogs
  • Atrazine
  • Hayes, Tyrone
  • Frogs
  • Scientists, Black
  • Atrazine
  • Hayes, Tyrone
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The frog scientist, Pamela S. Turner ; photographs by Andy Comins
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55) and index
Control code
ocn254527328
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
58 p.
Isbn
9780618717163
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008039770
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)254527328
Label
The frog scientist, Pamela S. Turner ; photographs by Andy Comins
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 54-55) and index
Control code
ocn254527328
Dimensions
24 x 29 cm.
Extent
58 p.
Isbn
9780618717163
Isbn Type
(reinforced)
Lccn
2008039770
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)254527328

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