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Old World Monkeys by Ann Elwood
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Old World Monkeys

by Ann Elwood

Series: Zoobooks

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This book focuses on a fairly narrow topic; old world monkeys. The reading level of the text is probably appropriate for upper elementary students. However, I think it would still be appropriate for a middle school library. Each page is focused on a specific topic. The pictures and illustrations on the pages enhance the reading experience. Whether it is a photo of monkeys in a tree or a pencil sketch, all the graphics clearly support the text. At the back of the book is an index, which definitely gives this book a hard science feel to it. It isn't just a cute animal book; it has an index! Old World Monkeys was well planned and designed. ( )
  srssrs | Dec 5, 2009 |
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Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0937934690, Paperback)

Swing on in and meet the monkeys of Africa and Asia. Perhaps the next best thing to being able to fly from branch to branch yourself is learning about the animals who can. See these venerable survivors beat the odds in their world and ours.

Zoobooks, the 59-book animal series - the "everything you wanted to know but didn't know who to ask" guide to the world's most fascinating creatures. Each exciting edition of Zoobooks is packed with current scientific facts, striking photography, beautiful illustrations and unique activities that teach children about animals and the habitats in which they live. With innovative publications and products, Wildlife Education, Ltd. has enriched the lives of children, parents, and educators nationwide for 20 years. All titles are offered in library-bound hardcover and soft-cover styles. Zoobooks, ideal for the knowledge-hungry 4-11 year old!

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Examines the physical characteristics, habits, and natural environment of various species of Old World monkeys, those living in the rain forests and woodland-grassland regions of Africa and Asia.

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