Safe, Warm, and Snug

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Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Apr 1, 2002 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
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Parent animals protect their babies from predators and the elements in lots of unusual ways. This delightful rhyming picture book explores some of the unique behaviors that creatures from kangaroos to cockroaches, emperor penguins to Surinam toads, use to keep their offspring safe, warm, and snug. Vivid illustrations by award-winning illustrators Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey enhance the humor in every poem.

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User Review  - matthewbloome - LibraryThing

I'm not much for the rhyming couplets he used. It's kind of the default poetry structure for this age group. However, this was a great book for its nonfiction informational text value. It was full of ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

STEPHEN SWINBURNE is the author of numerous children's books about nature. A lifelong naturalist, he lives in South Londonderry, Vermont.

JOSE ARUEGOandARIANE DEWEY together have illustrated more than sixty children's books. They both live in New York City.

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