New Release Books by Judy Hawes

Judy Hawes is the author of Why Frogs Are Wet (2021), Fireflies in the Night (1991), My Daddy Longlegs (1972), What I Like about Toads (1969) and other 2 books.

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Why Frogs Are Wet

release date: Nov 09, 2021
Why Frogs Are Wet
Read and find out about frogs in this colorfully illustrated nonfiction picture book. Frogs can jump thirty times their own body length, catch insects on the wing, and breathe underwater or on land. But they must always keep their skins wet. Read and find out why! This is a clear and appealing science book for early elementary age kids, both at home and in the classroom. It''s a Level 2 Let''s-Read-and-Find-Out, which means the book explores more challenging concepts for children in the primary grades. The 100+ titles in this leading nonfiction series are: hands-on and visual acclaimed and trusted great for classrooms Top 10 reasons to love LRFOs: Entertain and educate at the same time Have appealing, child-centered topics Developmentally appropriate for emerging readers Focused; answering questions instead of using survey approach Employ engaging picture book quality illustrations Use simple charts and graphics to improve visual literacy skills Feature hands-on activities to engage young scientists Meet national science education standards Written/illustrated by award-winning authors/illustrators & vetted by an expert in the field Over 130 titles in print, meeting a wide range of kids'' scientific interests Books in this series support the Common Core Learning Standards, Next Generation Science Standards, and the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) standards. Let''s-Read-and-Find-Out is the winner of the American Association for the Advancement of Science/Subaru Science Books & Films Prize for Outstanding Science Series.

Fireflies in the Night

release date: Sep 30, 1991
Fireflies in the Night
"[In] a revision of the 1963 edition, [a] brief, clearly written text [tells of a young girl who] learns some interesting facts about fireflies from her grandfather. Alexander uses richly hued pastels for her illustrations of the young girl, her grandparents'' farm, and the creatures of a summer night."—SLJ.

My Daddy Longlegs

My Daddy Longlegs
Describes the characteristics and habits of the tall spiderlike daddy longlegs.

What I Like about Toads

What I Like about Toads
A youngster tells why he likes toads, especially the one in his garden, and reminds us that a single toad can eat 10,000 insects and 2,000 cutworms in a summer.

Ladybird, Ladybird, Fly Away Home

Ladybird, Ladybird, Fly Away Home
A detailed view of the small black and red ladybird that unobtrusively eats its weight in aphids and other crop-injuring insects.

Ladybug, Ladybug, Fly Away Home

Ladybug, Ladybug, Fly Away Home
A detailed view of the small black and red ladybug that unobtrusively eats its weight in aphids and other crop-injuring insects.
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