Monarch Butterfly

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Holiday House, 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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The amazing transformation from caterpillar to butterfly is conveyed in different ways by these two colorful books. Kindergarteners will be able to identify similarities in the information and ... Read full review

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I learned so much about the Monarch Butterfly by reading this story. I liked that the author followed sequence of events of the butterflies life. I also like that at the back of the book that there ... Read full review

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About the author (1989)

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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