Monarch Butterfly

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Holiday House, Jan 1, 1989 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Describes the life cycle, body parts, and behavior of the monarch butterfly. Includes instructions on how to raise a monarch.

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User Review  - klsulliv - LibraryThing

Monarch butterflies are interesting creatures. Who would think that butterflies actually migrate like birds during the winter? There is also something more extravagant about these tiny little ... Read full review

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User Review  - kba13 - LibraryThing

This non fiction picture book is a great way to teach the life cycle of a butterfly. Going through each of the stages in detail is a wonderful way to incorporate reading into a science activity. Read full review

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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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