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The Resource The secret life of birds, text, Moira Butterfield ; illustration, Vivian Mineker Chen

The secret life of birds, text, Moira Butterfield ; illustration, Vivian Mineker Chen

Label
The secret life of birds
Title
The secret life of birds
Statement of responsibility
text, Moira Butterfield ; illustration, Vivian Mineker Chen
Title variation
Life of birds
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Did you know that birds find their way around by following invisible pathways in the sky? Or that they can call to each other in thousands of different ways? Hear bird stories from all around the world, and learn about nest-building and baby birds. Discover why birds are important to us all, in this enchanting first guide to birdlife around the globe"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Butterfield, Moira
Dewey number
598
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
QL676.2
LC item number
.B877 2022
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Mineker, Vivian
Series statement
Stars of nature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Birds
  • Birds
Target audience
pre adolescent
Label
The secret life of birds, text, Moira Butterfield ; illustration, Vivian Mineker Chen
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Series title from publisher's website
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Dear reader -- When I was born -- All about us -- Fabulous feathers -- How the peacock got his colors : a bird tale from India -- Our survival secrets -- Why the kiwi can't fly : a bird tale from New Zealand -- Brilliant beaks -- The wise owl of Athens : a bird tale from Greece -- Busy birds everywhere -- Bird music -- Why the kookaburra laughs : a bird tale from Australia -- Whose house is this? -- Fly away, chick -- Huddling-time, traveling time -- Wings around the world -- Birds in balloons : a bird tale from France -- Record-breaking birds -- Danger call! -- The children of Lir : a bird tale from Ireland -- Be a friend to birds
Control code
on1267752031
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780711266216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1267752031
Label
The secret life of birds, text, Moira Butterfield ; illustration, Vivian Mineker Chen
Publication
Note
Series title from publisher's website
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Dear reader -- When I was born -- All about us -- Fabulous feathers -- How the peacock got his colors : a bird tale from India -- Our survival secrets -- Why the kiwi can't fly : a bird tale from New Zealand -- Brilliant beaks -- The wise owl of Athens : a bird tale from Greece -- Busy birds everywhere -- Bird music -- Why the kookaburra laughs : a bird tale from Australia -- Whose house is this? -- Fly away, chick -- Huddling-time, traveling time -- Wings around the world -- Birds in balloons : a bird tale from France -- Record-breaking birds -- Danger call! -- The children of Lir : a bird tale from Ireland -- Be a friend to birds
Control code
on1267752031
Dimensions
30 cm.
Extent
47 pages
Isbn
9780711266216
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1267752031

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