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When lunch fights back : wickedly clever animal defenses / by Rebecca L. Johnson.

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Hood River County Library District.

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0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Summary:

Readers are introduced to living things with some of the strangest defenses known to science: termites that blow themselves up to save the colony; fish that produce copious amounts of gooey, slippery slime; lizards that run on water; and other animals that defend themselves in peculiar ways. Full color.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library J 591.47 JOH (Text) 33892100355008 Children's Non-Fiction Book None 09/20/2016 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781467721097 (lib. bdg. : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: 48 pages. ; 27 cm.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Millbrook Press, [2015]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Slip-sliming away -- Concealed weapons -- Suicide bombers -- Master blasters -- Knock-out punch -- Here's blood in your eye -- Of bullies and bait -- Meet my bodyguards.
Summary, etc.:
Readers are introduced to living things with some of the strangest defenses known to science: termites that blow themselves up to save the colony; fish that produce copious amounts of gooey, slippery slime; lizards that run on water; and other animals that defend themselves in peculiar ways. Full color.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 9-14.
Subject: Animal defenses > Juvenile literature.

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