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About Parrots : A Guide for Children
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Children's - Grade 1-2, Age 6-7 
READABILITY
2.5 
PAGES
1 volume (unpaged)  
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ISBN 9781561457953
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Features many layers of information. The main text provides a general survey of the defining traits of parrots. The illustrations and captions provide additional details, such as the names of different types of parrots and their habitats. At the book's conclusion, each illustration is presented in a smaller format with a very detailed paragraph of explanation. As a result, the book provides options that will keep readers coming back to it for a few years.
Publisher Summary
This beginner's guide offers a first glimpse into the natural world of parrots.

In this addition to the acclaimed About… series, educator and author Cathryn Sill uses simple, easy-to-understand language to teach children what parrots are, what they do, and how they live. With beautifully detailed, realistic paintings, noted wildlife illustrator John Sill introduces readers to the diverse population of parrots – from the colorful Blue Lorikeets of the Polynesian Islands to the Rosy-faced Lovebirds of southwestern Africa. An afterword provides further details on the parrots featured and inspires young readers to learn more.

Presents an introduction to parrots, describing their different types, what they eat, where they live, and how they protect themselves from predators.
 
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