Animal Secrets Revealed!

Age Level: 10–14  Grade Level: 5–9

This high-interest series details the strange and fascinating secrets of different types of animals. Accessible for reluctant readers, young people will love to read about these wild and exotic animals. Details of the wonderous abilities of these amazing creatures will get kids excited about science!

  • Features wild, exotic, & fascinating animals that young people will love to read about
  • Examines and explains the strange and wondrous abilities of various animals of different species
  • Includes stunning color photographs
  • Scientifically accurate descriptions of each animal’s behavior and characteristics
  • Supports the Science curriculum
  • 6 1/2” x 9 1/4”
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color photographs
  • Contains chapter notes, a further reading list, Internet addresses, and an index
  • Fall 2008
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Secret of the Bloody Hippo . . . and More!

Secret of the Bloody Hippo . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Why do they look so blood red? Discover why the hippo’s mysterious sticky sweat is something the hippo does not want to wash off. Then visit with the scientist who tried to uncover the secret of a mysterious organ inside the horse’s head...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2958-3
Binding: Library Ed.
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Secret of the Plant-Killing Ants . . . and More!

Secret of the Plant-Killing Ants . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Welcome to the world of astonishing ants! Journey with scientists as they use X-rays to "see" what happens inside these tiny insects when they breathe. Discover how ants smell one another's jobs using chemical "business cards."..Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2953-8
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Secret of the Puking Penguins . . . and More!

Secret of the Puking Penguins . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Enter the world of animal secrets by traveling with French scientists to one of the coldest places on the planet and find out how King penguin parents manage to preserve food in their bodies to feed their newborn baby chicks...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2955-2
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Secret of the Singing Mice . . . and More!

Secret of the Singing Mice . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Scientists studying lab mice have discovered that this little rodent has something in common with people—particularly when males are looking for a date. Meanwhile, in the country of Chile, scientists have uncovered that the little furry degu has eyes that perceive what people would never see...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2956-9
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Secret of the Sleepless Whales . . . and More!

Secret of the Sleepless Whales . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Killer whale Kasatka and her calf Nakai showed scientists what they “do not do” to survive the first weeks after the baby is born. Ally the Weddell seal revealed her unexpected hunting tactic under the ice in Antarctica...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2957-6
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Secret of the Suffocating Slime Trap . . . and More!

Secret of the Suffocating Slime Trap . . . and More!

Ana María Rodríguez
Meet the intriguing and shy brittle star. This boneless creature does not have eyes or a brain yet still somehow "keeps an eye" on everything. Then, in the murky waters of African rivers lives the elephantnose fish...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-2954-5
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