Little Skink's Tail

Little Skink's Tail

Book - 2007
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While Little Skink hunts for breakfast, she is attacked by a crow. To escape, she snaps off her tail. Little Skink's tail follows her as she daydreams of having the tails of other animals in the forest. Includes "For Creative Minds" section with information on tail adaptations and communications and a mix-and-match tail activity.
Publisher: Mount Pleasant, SC : Sylvan Dell Pub., c2007.
ISBN: 9780976882381
Call Number: HALFMANN
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Subjects: Tail -- Juvenile fiction.
Skinks -- Juvenile fiction.
Additional Contributors: Klein, Laurie Allen


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cmlibrary_rkimray Mar 21, 2016

I love this book, especially since the skink is a lizard that families in my programs might actually see in the park or in their neighborhoods. The story is still whimsical enough to work at storytime, while teaching a valuable lesson about adaptations and predator/prey relationships.


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cmlibrary_rkimray Mar 21, 2016

cmlibrary_rkimray thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 4 and 8


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