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V is for venus flytrap: a plant alphabet

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Publisher:
Sleeping Bear Press,
Pub. Date:
c2009.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: MG - BL: 7.4 - AR Pts: 1
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Why do onions make us cry? What popular nut really isn't anut at all? And what makes a forest a rainforest? The answersto these questions and many other fascinating facts can befound in V is for Venus Flytrap: A Plant Alphabet.Mankind's dependence upon the plant kingdom goes farbeyond the food on our table and the air that we breathe.Plants have also provided shelter and led to importantadvances in medicine and science. Using the alphabet,horticulturalist Eugene Gagliano covers a wide range oftopics including exotic species and their locations; plants'role in a healthy lifestyle; food crops and the world economy;and the importance of conservation and environmentalstewardship in our world today.After reading V is for Venus Flytrap, young readers will beeager to get their hands dirty and their thumbs green!Retired elementary schoolteacher Eugene Gagliano has had a green thumb since boyhood. Hehas an A.A.S. in Ornamental Horticulture and owned a greenhouse business for several years.The author of several books for children including C is for Cowboy: A Wyoming Alphabetand Four Wheels West: A Wyoming Number Book, Eugene lives in Buffalo, Wyoming.Elizabeth Traynor received her BFA in illustration from the Rhode Island School of Design.Her work can be seen throughout the country, from book covers, newspapers, and magazines,to ads and packaging. She is a professor of illustration, passing her love and knowledge of thefield on to the next generation of artists. Elizabeth lives in Natick, Massachusetts.
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ISBN:
9781585363506
Reading Level:
MG
Level 7.4, 1 Points
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title_display V is for venus flytrap : a plant alphabet
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