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The tiny seed that blows on the wind is looking for the perfect place to put down roots.

An introduction to the desert landscape and its many plants and animals.

A glimpse into the creatures that build their own homes.

This beautifully illustrated book includes descriptions of different ecosystems around the world and the plants and animals that can be found in each one.

A nonfiction guide to frog, toad, and turtle species.

Here in the meadow, everything is growing.

Illustrated with beautiful cut-paper collages, this book describes some of the planet’s most extreme environments.

A man in the Amazon rain forest sets out to chop down a giant Kapok tree. When he takes a nap in its shade, the creatures of the forest beg him to reconsider.

All about the Earth’s different habitats and ecosystems. The main part of the book is written in simple, rhyming prose, and each page contains additional facts and details for older students.