Crawdad Creek

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National Geographic Society,
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IL: LG - BL: 4.3 - AR Pts: 0.5
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-- Outstanding Science Trade Book for Children chosen by the National Science Teachers Association/Children's Book Council Joint Committee

-- Exquisite watercolor paintings draw children into a wondrous, watery realm

-- Lyrical text brings nature to life and shows how intriguing the simple things of life can be

A world of discoveries awaits young readers who follow Michael and Lizzie as they enjoy the many treasures of a nearby creek. They find rocks filled with fossils, an old arrowhead stuck in the mud, a crawdad hiding under a stone, whirligig beetles, water striders, turtles sunning themselves, and so much more. It's a quiet, beautiful world that gets richer the more you look at it.

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Grouping Title crawdad creek
Grouping Author sanders scott r
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-04-27 04:50:53AM
Last Indexed 2019-05-20 04:42:40AM

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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Stream ecology -- Juvenile fiction
title_display Crawdad Creek
title_full Crawdad Creek / by Scott Russell Sanders ; illustrated by Robert Hynes
title_short Crawdad Creek
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Stream ecology