Aardvarks, Disembark!

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HarperCollins, Oct 17, 1990 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 40 pages
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When Noah called the zebras out of the Ark, he thought it was empty, but he was wrong! There were still many unusual animals aboard--from zerens to aoudads. "Totally unique, innovative, and involving....This tour de force concludes with a list of the 132 species of animals pictured in the book, including a pronunciation of the difficult ones, along with a line of information about each. Those now extinct or endangered are indicated....From any perspective it's a masterpiece."--Horn Book.

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User Review  - amassingale - LibraryThing

This book is a different take on the story of Noah's Ark. It starts in the same way as it usually does, but when Noah calls out all of the common animals to get off the boat, he realizes that there ... Read full review

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User Review  - TeresaCruz - LibraryThing

Love the creativity of taking a Bible story and using it as an alphabet book. The layout of the book is read in landscape format rather than the usual portrait format. Read full review

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About the author (1990)

Ann Jonas has written and illustrated many popular books for children, including Color Dance, Reflections, and Round Trip, which was an ALA Notable Book and a "New York Times" Best Illustrated Book. She is a graduate of Cooper Union and has worked as a graphic designer for many years with her husband, Donald Crews. They live in upstate New York.

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