Wings of Light: The Migration of the Yellow Butterfly

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Boyds Mills Press, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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A yellow butterfly joins others of its species in a migratory flight. Beginning in a rain forest on the Yucatan Peninsula, the butterflies (cloudless sulphurs) cross the Gulf of Mexico and scatter throughout the southern states, with the featured butterfly, along with a few others, continuing up the East Coast to Vermont.

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User Review  - manemeth - LibraryThing

This nonfiction picture book tells the story of the migration of a yellow butterfly. The illustrations make the book very interesting and will keep students intrigued. Students wont even realize they ... Read full review

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User Review  - slcooley - LibraryThing

This book showed the migration patterns of butterflies in a fun and interesting way. The colorful pictures were enticing and made me much more interested in the information. Read full review

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Stephen Swinburne is the author of many books, including Saving Manatees, a Society of School Librarians International Honor Book, and Wiff and Dirty George: The Z.E.B.R.A. Incident. He lives in South Londonderry, Vermont.

Bruce Hiscock has written and illustrated many books for children that deal with nature and wildlife. He lives in Porter Corners, New York.

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