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The Resource Show-offs, Margaret McPhee

Show-offs, Margaret McPhee

Label
Show-offs
Title
Show-offs
Statement of responsibility
Margaret McPhee
Title variation
Show-offs
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pictures and text show how different animals use posture, plumage, or other natural decoration to warn, elude, or engage in courtship
Member of
Summary
Introduces animal colors and some of the ways in which animals find food, escape their enemies, and find a mate
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10029423
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Animal planet (Television program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McPhee, Margaret
Dewey number
590
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QL49
LC item number
.M5193 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 3
  • 4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Animal Planet (Television network)
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Weird and wonderful
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Animals
  • Animals
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
show-offs: astonishing animals, bizarre behavior
Label
Show-offs, Margaret McPhee
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Astonishing animals. Bizarre behavior"-- Cover
  • Includes glossary and index
Contents
Colorful creatures -- Bright and beautiful -- Warning colors -- Black and white -- Spotlight on butterflies -- Making light -- Changing colors -- See-through -- Dressed to impress -- Land, air, and sea -- Scare tactics -- Making a noise -- Spotlight on hummingbirds -- Aerial acrobatics -- Everyday living -- Spikes and shells -- Courtship and mating -- Finding a mate -- Spotlight on sounds and signals -- Birdsong -- Undersea communication -- Fighting for a mate -- Spotlight on giant beetles -- Showy feathers -- Elaborate dances -- Courtship rituals -- Spotlight on bowerbirds -- Gift giving
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780753467220
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012405979
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707969607
  • (OCoLC)707969607
Label
Show-offs, Margaret McPhee
Publication
Note
  • "Astonishing animals. Bizarre behavior"-- Cover
  • Includes glossary and index
Contents
Colorful creatures -- Bright and beautiful -- Warning colors -- Black and white -- Spotlight on butterflies -- Making light -- Changing colors -- See-through -- Dressed to impress -- Land, air, and sea -- Scare tactics -- Making a noise -- Spotlight on hummingbirds -- Aerial acrobatics -- Everyday living -- Spikes and shells -- Courtship and mating -- Finding a mate -- Spotlight on sounds and signals -- Birdsong -- Undersea communication -- Fighting for a mate -- Spotlight on giant beetles -- Showy feathers -- Elaborate dances -- Courtship rituals -- Spotlight on bowerbirds -- Gift giving
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
64 p.
Isbn
9780753467220
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2012405979
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o707969607
  • (OCoLC)707969607

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