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Magnificent birds

Author: Narisa Togo; Walker Books,; Royal Society for the Protection of Birds,
Publisher: Somerville, Massachusetts : Candlewick Studio, an imprint of Candlewick Press, 2018. ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First U.S. editionView all editions and formats
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"From the bird of paradise that performs an extravagant courtship dance in the rain forest to the bar-tailed godwit that flies thousands of miles across the ocean without stopping, readers can learn about incredible birds from all over the world with this strikingly illustrated gift book. In stylish linocut prints, Narisa Togo captures the beauty of both rare and familiar winged creatures from every part of the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Juvenile works
Pictorial works
Pictorial works Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Narisa Togo; Walker Books,; Royal Society for the Protection of Birds,
ISBN: 9781536201697 1536201693
OCLC Number: 1022211552
Notes: "Text copyright ©2017 by Walker Books Ltd."--Colophon.
Target Audience: Ages 10-14.
Description: 28 unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Responsibility: illustrated by Narisa Togo.

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"From the bird of paradise that performs an extravagant courtship dance in the rain forest to the bar-tailed godwit that flies thousands of miles across the ocean without stopping, readers can learn about incredible birds from all over the world with this strikingly illustrated gift book. In stylish linocut prints, Narisa Togo captures the beauty of both rare and familiar winged creatures from every part of the globe, presenting Japanese cranes, kakapos from New Zealand, and Andean flamingos, among the fourteen graceful birds on display. Attractive and informative, this celebration of magnificent birds around the world will set hearts soaring -- a perfect book for avid bird-watchers and art lovers alike."--Back cover.

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