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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1999 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Provides a detailed look at the diverse types of bats in the world while exploring their physical characteristics, survival skills, and more.

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User Review  - Shelby Royalty - Goodreads

Very good, informational book about bats. I wish it would have had real pictures of the animals instead of drawn ones, but other than that, it was an interesting read. Would definitely use if ever teaching about bats. Read full review

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User Review  - Liz Todd - Goodreads

Typical Gibbons style.. great information, easy to digest. Read full review

About the author (1999)

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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