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Author Harrison, David L. (David Lee), 1937- author.

Title The dirt book : poems about animals that live beneath our feet / by David L. Harrison ; illustrated by Kate Cosgrove.

Publication Info. New York : Holiday House, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Children's New Materials  J 811.6 HARRISON    In Processing
 Bristol, Main Library - Children's Department  J811.6 HAR    Check Shelf
 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - New Children's Books  J 811.54 HARRISON    DUE 06-02-22
 Windsor, Main Library - Children's Department  J811.54 HA    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 39 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm
Note Includes notes about dirt and the organisms that live in it.
Audience Ages 5-9. Holiday House.
Grades 2-3. Holiday House.
Note "Spectacular vertical panoramas!" -- Cover.
Summary "A collection of poems about dirt and the many organisms that live there such as grubs, trap door spiders, moles, earthworms, chipmunks, and doodlebugs"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 39-40).
Contents This book is about dirt -- Dirt Recipe -- At the Roots of Things -- Doodlebug: One Way Ride -- Trap Door Spider: The Waiting Game -- Earthworm: Dirty Work -- Ant: City Builder -- Grub: Grass Killer -- Mouse: Nightfall Calls -- Bumblebee: Planning for Spring -- Yellow Jacket Wasp: Warning! Warning! Warning! -- Mole: Worm Search -- Toad: Bedtime -- Chipmunk: Busy, Busy, Busy! -- Gopher Tortoise: The Innkeeper -- And Now We Know -- Author notes.
Subject Soils -- Juvenile poetry.
Soil animals -- Juvenile poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Soils -- Poetry.
Soil animals -- Poetry.
American poetry.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Environmental Science & Ecosystems.
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Science & Nature / Zoology.
Children's poetry, American. (OCoLC)fst00856347
Soil animals. (OCoLC)fst01124260
Soils. (OCoLC)fst01124682
Genre/Form Children's poetry, American.
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Poetry. (OCoLC)fst01423828
Informational works.
Picture books.
Added Author Cosgrove, Kate, illustrator.
ISBN 9780823438617 (hardcover)
0823438619 (hardcover)
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