Monarch Butterfly

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1989 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Describes the life cycle, body parts, and behavior of the monarch butterfly. Includes instructions on how to raise a monarch.

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I learned so much about the Monarch Butterfly by reading this story. I liked that the author followed sequence of events of the butterflies life. I also like that at the back of the book that there ... Read full review

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This book was not only factual but captured the reader through the beautiful illustrations and the placement of the text breaking up the pages. I enjoyed this book throughout for these very reasons ... Read full review

About the author (1989)

Gail Gibbons was born in 1944 in Oak Park, Illinois. She received a degree in graphic design from the University of Illinois. She got a job doing artwork for television shows in New York City. She was eventually offered a job creating art for a children's show, where some of the children asked her if she had ever considered doing a children's books. Her first book, Willy and His Wheel Wagon, was published in 1975. Since then she has written and illustrated more than 170 non-fiction books for children including Nature's Green Umbrella: Tropical Rain Forests.

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