Far-Out and Unusual Pets

Age Level: 8–9  Grade Level: 3–4

For those who are interested in having an unusual pet, these are the books they need! Each book discusses the animal’s natural habitat and how well-suited the animal is to domestic life. The proper care for the animal, viability as a pet, and responsibilities of the care-giver are also discussed.

  • Science books about caring for unusual pets
  • Full of information about animals kids often would want as a pet, but don’t know much about
  • Includes color pictures of animals in their natural and home environments
  • Supports the National Science Education Standards for K–4 Life Science
  • 7 1/2” x 9”
  • 48pp.
  • Illus. with color photographs and illustrations
  • Contains words to know, learn more (books and Web sites), and an index
  • Spring 2011
  • Series Lexile: 750
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Boas and Pythons

Boas and Pythons

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
Lots of people have dogs and cats for pets, but did you know that some people keep pets like mini horses, boas, and tarantulas? If you've ever considered keeping an unusual pet, these books are for you! Learn the history, the science, and the care needed for keeping fun and exotic pets...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3878-3
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
Discount Price: $18.95

Ferrets

Ferrets

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
What kind of pet is long, skinny, and furry? It’s also mischievous, playful, and smart? It’s a ferret! Ferrets make great pets. Find out how to feed, care for, and play with these unusual pets in this new title written by award-winning authors...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3683-3
Binding: Library Ed.
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Hairless Cats

Hairless Cats

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
A cat with no hair??!! Cats are known for their soft, fluffy fur, so hairless cats may seem like the oddballs of the cat family. Would you invite this unusual creature into your family? Learn their history and how to care for these unique pets...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3688-8
Binding: Library Ed.
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Hairless Dogs

Hairless Dogs

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
Authors Alvin and Virginia Silverstein, and Laura Silverstein Nunn explore the history of hairless dogs and explain the special care that these dogs need. Are you prepared to care for this unusual pet?..Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3879-0
Binding: Library Ed.
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Hermit Crabs

Hermit Crabs

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
What kind of pets do your friends have? Cats? Dogs? Birds? But what about a hermit crab? These cool animals make great pets! Find out how to feed, care for, and play with these animals with this informative and entertaining book...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3684-0
Binding: Library Ed.
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Hissing Cockroaches

Hissing Cockroaches

Cool Pets!

Alvin Silverstein, Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn
When you think of cockroaches, you probably imagine dirty pests scurrying across the kitchen floor. But many people keep hissing cockroaches as pets! Authors Alvin and Virginia Silverstein and Laura Silverstein Nunn explain how these large hissing cockroaches behave in the wild and how to keep and care for them as pets...Read More

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ISBN: 978-0-7660-3685-7
Binding: Library Ed.
List Price: $25.27
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