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Unusual Creatures

A Mostly Accurate Account of Some of the Earth's Strangest Animals

Hearst, Michael

Book - 2012
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Unusual Creatures
This book introduces the reader to a wealth of extraordinary life forms. From the top of Mt. Everest to 10,000 feet under the sea, fascinating animals are everywhere. A basilisk that can run on water, an octopus that can mimic other animals, a fish that defends itself with slime and ties itself in a knot to wipe the slime away ... plus dozens more!

Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, 2012
ISBN: 1452104670
Characteristics: 109 p. :,col. ill. ;,29 cm


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Sep 08, 2013
  • quagga rated this: 5 stars out of 5.

The hair on a sloth curves in the opposite direction of most other mammals: from the stomach to the back. Clearly, this is a mohawk waiting to happen.


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