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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  - Kristina Moss - Goodreads

Bats by Gail Gibbons is about different types of bats, their abilities and their habitats. In the text, great illustrations captures in depth details about these creatures. I love the way the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Allie - Goodreads

This book brings bats to life and will catch the attention of readers with the illustrations. The text is minimal on each page with the illustration taking up most of the page. Some illustrations have ... 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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