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The Resource I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals, Anita Ganeri ; [illustrations, Stephen Holmes ... [et al.]]

I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals, Anita Ganeri ; [illustrations, Stephen Holmes ... [et al.]]

Label
I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals
Title
I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals
Statement of responsibility
Anita Ganeri ; [illustrations, Stephen Holmes ... [et al.]]
Title variation
Camels have humps
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Answers questions about animals such as why animals eat each other, how long animals live, and what animals do at night
Member of
Cataloging source
XYZ
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1961-
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Ganeri, Anita
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL49
LC item number
.G2426 2012
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Holmes, Stephen
Series statement
I wonder why
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Animals
  • Questions and answers
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
Label
I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals, Anita Ganeri ; [illustrations, Stephen Holmes ... [et al.]]
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Kingfisher, 1993
  • Includes index
Contents
Which is the biggest animal? -- What's the difference between sharks and dolphins? -- What's the difference between-- frogs and toads? -- --and alligators and crocodiles? -- --and monkeys and apes? -- --and rabbits and hares? -- Why do animals have skeletons inside their bodies? -- Which animals have skeletons on the outside? -- Why do camels have humps? -- Why do elephants have trunks? -- Why do giraffes have long necks? -- Which bird has eyes in the back of its head? -- How do bats see in the dark? -- Which animals smell with their tongues? -- Why are zebras striped? -- Why do leopards have spots? -- Which animal changes color? -- Why are flamingos pink? -- Why do birds have feathers? -- Which bird can fly backward? -- Why can't penguins fly? -- Which frogs can fly? -- Which animals can walk upside down? -- Which fish can climb trees? -- How high can a kangaroo hop? -- How fast can a cheetah run? -- Which animal has an extra hand? -- How many ants can an anteater eat? -- Which animal uses its finger as a fork? -- Which is the greediest animal? -- Which animals shoot their food? -- Which animals drink blood? -- Which birds use fish bait? -- Why do opossums play dead? -- Which is the smelliest animal? -- Which is the prickliest animal? -- Do animals kill people? -- Are all snakes poisonous? -- Are all sharks dangerous?
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780753467022
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773830672
  • (OCoLC)ocn773830672
Label
I wonder why camels have humps and other questions about animals, Anita Ganeri ; [illustrations, Stephen Holmes ... [et al.]]
Publication
Note
  • Originally published: New York : Kingfisher, 1993
  • Includes index
Contents
Which is the biggest animal? -- What's the difference between sharks and dolphins? -- What's the difference between-- frogs and toads? -- --and alligators and crocodiles? -- --and monkeys and apes? -- --and rabbits and hares? -- Why do animals have skeletons inside their bodies? -- Which animals have skeletons on the outside? -- Why do camels have humps? -- Why do elephants have trunks? -- Why do giraffes have long necks? -- Which bird has eyes in the back of its head? -- How do bats see in the dark? -- Which animals smell with their tongues? -- Why are zebras striped? -- Why do leopards have spots? -- Which animal changes color? -- Why are flamingos pink? -- Why do birds have feathers? -- Which bird can fly backward? -- Why can't penguins fly? -- Which frogs can fly? -- Which animals can walk upside down? -- Which fish can climb trees? -- How high can a kangaroo hop? -- How fast can a cheetah run? -- Which animal has an extra hand? -- How many ants can an anteater eat? -- Which animal uses its finger as a fork? -- Which is the greediest animal? -- Which animals shoot their food? -- Which animals drink blood? -- Which birds use fish bait? -- Why do opossums play dead? -- Which is the smelliest animal? -- Which is the prickliest animal? -- Do animals kill people? -- Are all snakes poisonous? -- Are all sharks dangerous?
Dimensions
29 cm.
Extent
32 p.
Isbn
9780753467022
Isbn Type
(hc)
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)773830672
  • (OCoLC)ocn773830672

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