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Alex the parrot : no ordinary bird

Author: Stephanie Spinner; Meilo So
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephanie Spinner; Meilo So
ISBN: 9780375868467 0375868461 9780375968464 0375968466
OCLC Number: 716068981
Target Audience: Elementary Grade.; 680
Description: 41 p. : ill. ; 27 cm.
Responsibility: by Stephanie Spinner ; illustrations by Meilo So.

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Recounts the true story of an African grey parrot who was the subject of a graduate student's scientific experiment on animal intelligence and who astonished everyone with its ability to add, understand concepts and speak hundreds of words.

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