How to Clean a Hippopotamus: A Look at Unusual Animal Partnerships (Google eBook)

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, May 3, 2010 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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How to Clean a Hippopotamus, a book about animal symbiosis, offers readers a close-up, step-by-step view of nature’s fascinating partnerships. Find out why a mongoose comes running when a warthog lies down, how a crab and an iguana help each other out, why ravens follow wolves, and more. Witness the ingenious lifestyles of some of the world’s most unusual animal partners in this book of curious biology, a symbiotic collaboration by Steve Jenkins and Robin Page.

  

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The illustrations for this book were fantastic. - Goodreads
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Not only did this book cover a unique topic that I think is often overlooked, but it did so in a way that showed all kinds of unique animals. The illustrations were done in a way that was not "real ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mary Crytzer - Goodreads

An extremely informative children's book about the relationships between different species. For example, some species literally feed off of each other, or may signal to the other when there is a ... Read full review

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Front Flap
Title
More About Symbiosis
Dedication
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Spine
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Robin Page lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband and collaborator, Steve Jenkins, and their three children. Along with writing and illustrating childrens books, Steve and Robin run a graphic design studio.

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