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A Butterfly Is Patient
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Chronicle Books LLC 2013
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IL: LG - BL: 5.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 1040L
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Description

The creators of the award-winning An Egg Is Quiet and A Seed Is Sleepy have teamed up again to create this gorgeous and informative introduction to the world of butterflies. From iridescent blue swallowtails and brilliant orange monarchs to the worlds tiniest butterfly (Western Pygmy Blue) and the largest (Queen Alexandra's Birdwing), an incredible variety of butterflies are celebrated here in all of their beauty and wonder. Perfect for a child's bedroom bookshelf or for a classroom reading circle!

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Street Date:
08/13/2013
Language:
English
ISBN:
9781452133126
ASIN:
B00EB2Q5RA
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 5.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile code:
AD: Adult Directed
Lexile measure:
1040
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APA Citation (style guide)

Dianna Hutts Aston. (2013). A Butterfly Is Patient. Chronicle Books LLC.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Dianna Hutts Aston. 2013. A Butterfly Is Patient. Chronicle Books LLC.

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Dianna Hutts Aston, A Butterfly Is Patient. Chronicle Books LLC, 2013.

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Dianna Hutts Aston. A Butterfly Is Patient. Chronicle Books LLC, 2013. Web.

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        This companion to An Egg Is Quiet and A Seed Is Sleepy is as delicate, elegant, and informative as its predecessors. Under headings that echo the book's title ("A butterfly is helpful," "A butterfly is poisonous"), Aston explores the development, habits, migration, and attributes of one of nature's flashier, yet familiar creations. Long's watercolors are precise but enchanting as ever, especially in the "A butterfly is spectacular!" spread, which shows the colorful diversity of more than a dozen specimens, and in another devoted to the migration of monarch butterflies, seen swarming over a quiet desert. A lovely mix of science and wonder. Ages 5–8.

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      • content: doge - i think you should read A Butterfly Is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston with the help of the illustrator Silvia Long because this book includes lots of details and the pages have lots of color. She has cursive and print hand writing a witch I think is very interesting.I liked this book because it told me some things I didn't know about butterfly's. I think if you read it you might learn something new too.Have a good time reading.
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