Canopy Crossing: A Story of an Atlantic Rainforest

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Soundprints, 1997 - Juvenile Fiction - 27 pages
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Young readers are invited to explore some of the world's most unique and fascinating habitats as witnessed by one of the amazing animals living there.
-- Each book includes a lush, pictorial glossary that opens to a 4-page panoramic gatefold of the habitat.
-- Read-along cassette tapes are expertly narrated and enhanced with music, natural sound effects, and page-turning tones.
-- Every title is reviewed and authenticated by expert conservationists.
-- Toys authenticated by animal curators for realism.

A rare, black-faced lion tamarin leaps from vine to vine looking for a companion to join him on his hunt for food and shelter.

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About the author (1997)

Ann Whitehead Nagda is the author of "Tiger Math, Chimp Math, Polar Bear Math," and "Panda Math," as well as several other books about wildlife. Her love of wild animals grew during her visits to national parks and wildlife reserves in Asia and Africa, and today she is a docent at the Denver Zoo. Her newest book, "Cheetah Math: Learning About Division from Baby Cheetahs," was released in Fall 2007 by Henry Holt. Ms. Nagda lives in Boulder, Colorado, with her husband.
Cindy Bickel has worked at the Denver Zoo for more than thirty years. During her career, she has hand-raised hundreds of babies for the zoo, using math every day in her job as a veterinary assistant. Ms. Bickel helped write "Chimp Math, Tiger Math," and "Klondike and Snow: The Denver Zoo's Remarkable Story of Raising Two Polar Bear Cubs,

Buchs attended the Layton School of Art, majoring in illustration.

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