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Sensational survivors : an illustrated guide to New Zealand's remarkable wildlife Sandra Morris.

By: Morris, Sandra, 1952-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London ; Auckland [N.Z.] : Walker Books 2010Description: 46, [2] pages : color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781921150661 (pbk.).Subject(s): Animals -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature -- Juvenile literature | Animals -- Juvenile literature | Animals -- New Zealand -- Juvenile literature | Animals in art -- Juvenile literature | Animals -- Habits and behaviour -- Juvenile literature | Animal behaviour -- New Zealand | Animals New Zealand Juvenile literature | Animals Habits and behaviour | New Zealand -- Juvenile literatureGenre/Form: Children's nonfiction.DDC classification: Jz591.993 MOR
Contents:
Echoes of Gondwana -- New arrivals -- Ancient survivors -- Gone forever -- A national treasure -- Epic journeys -- All at sea -- What's for dinner? -- Up all night -- Love is in the air -- Bringing up the kids -- Getting undressed -- Staying alive -- A helping hand.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [48]) and index. -Echoes of Gondwana -- New arrivals -- Ancient survivors -- Gone forever -- A national treasure -- Epic journeys -- All at sea -- What's for dinner? -- Up all night -- Love is in the air -- Bringing up the kids -- Getting undressed -- Staying alive -- A helping hand.
Awards: New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards Finalist 2011.
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Children's Non-fiction
Children's Non-fiction 591.993 MOR 3 Available

Enhanced descriptions from Syndetics:

An illustrated guide to New Zealand's remarkable wildlife.An ancient land isolated by vast oceans, New Zealand is home to many fascinating creatures. From a prehistoric reptile to one of the world's largest insects, you'll discover some of the most unusual and impressive species on our planet.Featuring stunning illustrations and text by the award-winning wildlife illustrator Sandra Morris, this book will double as the perfect reference for the home or school and as a beautiful gift book.

Includes bibliographical references (p.[48]) and index

Includes bibliographical references (p. [48]) and index.

Bibliography.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Echoes of Gondwana -- New arrivals -- Ancient survivors -- Gone forever -- A national treasure -- Epic journeys -- All at sea -- What's for dinner? -- Up all night -- Love is in the air -- Bringing up the kids -- Getting undressed -- Staying alive -- A helping hand.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes bibliographical references (p. [48]) and index. -Echoes of Gondwana -- New arrivals -- Ancient survivors -- Gone forever -- A national treasure -- Epic journeys -- All at sea -- What's for dinner? -- Up all night -- Love is in the air -- Bringing up the kids -- Getting undressed -- Staying alive -- A helping hand.

Junior, primary.

For primary school age.

New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards Finalist 2011.

New Zealand Post Children's Book Awards Finalist - 2011

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