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Title:
Narwhals and other whales
ISBN:
9781984893208

9781984893215
Physical Description:
122 pages : illustrations, map ; 20 cm
General Note:
"A stepping stone book."

"A nonfiction companion to Magic Tree House #33: narwhal on a sunny night."
Contents:
Narwhals and other whales -- Narwhals -- Narwhals and myths -- Whales living in arctic waters -- Other whales in the arctic -- The past and a future.
Reading Level:
007-010
Subject Term:

Geographic Term:
Summary:
"Track the facts about the unicorn of the sea--the narwhal--and its closest relatives!"--
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Summary

Summary

When Jack and Annie came back from their adventure in Magic Tree House #33- Narwhal on a Sunny Night, they had lots of questions. What is a narwhal? Why is it nicknamed the unicorn of the sea? What other whales live in the arctic? How do they survive the cold? Find out the answers to these questions and more as Jack and Annie track the facts about narwhals and other whales.

Filled with up-to-date information, photographs, illustrations, and fun tidbits from Jack and Annie, the Fact Trackers are the perfect way for kids to find out more about the topics they discover in their favorite Magic Tree House adventures.

Did you know that there's a Magic Tree House book for every kid?
Magic Tree House- Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books
Merlin Missions- More challenging adventures for the experienced reader
Fact Trackers- Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures


Author Notes

Mary Pope Osborne was born in Fort Sill, Oklahoma on May 20, 1949. She grew up in a military family, and by the time she was 15 she had lived in Oklahoma, Austria, Florida, and four different army posts in Virginia and North Carolina. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in religion. After graduation, she traveled around Europe and Asia. Before becoming an author, she worked as a window dresser, a medical assistant, a Russian travel consultant, a waitress, an acting teacher, a bartender, and an assistant editor for a children's magazine.

Her first book, Run, Run as Fast as You Can, was published in 1982. She is the author of the Magic Tree House series and the Merlin Missions series. Her husband, actor Will Osborne, helps her write the nonfiction companion series, Magic Tree House Research Guides. Her other books include The Deadly Power of Medusa, Jason and the Argonauts, Haunted Waters, and Moonhorse.

(Bowker Author Biography)