books.google.com - Painted turtles are ancient, cold-blooded reptiles that lay eggs and must hibernate through the winters....https://books.google.com/books/about/The_Life_Cycle_of_a_Painted_Turtle.html?id=wU7Ke1eMO9sC&utm_source=gb-gplus-shareThe Life Cycle of a Painted Turtle
Andrew Hipp is the plant systematist and herbarium curator at the Morton Arboretum in Lisle, Illinois. He is the author of several natural history books for children, a field guide to spring woodland wildflowers of the University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum, and scientific articles on the taxonomy and evolution of Carex. Rachel D.Davis received her M.F.A. in printmaking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Photographer DWIGHT KUHN's award-winning nature photographs have appeared in 125 children's books. He lives in Dexter, Maine.