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Oliver La Farge - Children's Picture Books
Examines the physical characteristics and behavior of various animals found in the rain forest, including monkeys, jungle cats, and frogs.
Introduces the plants of the rain forest, discussing both the forest floor and the treetops and examining how plants interact with the animals and provide food and other products.
Surveys the location, weather, products, plants, and animals of rain forests.
Describes the physical appearance and the behavior of the ape with the long red hair and the long arms that nearly touch the ground.
Describes a variety of insects that live in the rain forest, and discusses some of their adaptations to that environment.
At thirty-three and with her future unclear, Ali Waller finds her way home again. A box of long-forgotten love letters written to her great-grandmother holds the unlikely key to Ali finding her new path. As she tracks down the letter writer and his descendants, Ali learns the magic of love, hope, and resilience. Told by three characters, and across a century and an ocean, Genealogy is an enchanting story about love and loss, taking chances,...