Entries Tagged as 'Predators'

Zootopia (2016)

March 11th, 2016 · 4 Comments · Movies

Review By HOMA WOODRUM “Zootopia” loosely means “animal place” and in Disney’s new movie it refers to a sprawling metropolis with multiple climates/areas where mammals (both predators and prey) co-exist. Judy, as a young bunny in a farm town, wants to be a police officer when she grows up. The movie follows Judy’s journey as […]

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Wild Cats: Cougars, Bobcats and Lynx

April 17th, 2012 · No Comments · Books

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT, as part of our ongoing series celebrating Environmental Education Week Fascinated by big cats? Wild Cats: Cougars, Bobcat and Lynx is a neat find and a great resource for those looking for some straightforward information on the life and times of the North American big cats. Wild Cats covers the habits and movements of cougars, bobcat and lynx, […]

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Tadpole’s Promise

April 21st, 2011 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY This book would make a fantastic gift for a dear friend going through a particularly hard breakup. But as a kids’ book? I’m skeptical. What I do know is that vegan and vegetarian kids are unlikely to enjoy the way this one ends. Like Lane Smith’s It’s a Book, this picture […]

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The Wonders Inside: Bugs and Spiders

June 25th, 2010 · No Comments · Books

Review By JESSICA ALMY Silver Dolphin Books has published the equivalent of a coffee table book for the elementary crowd.  The Wonders Inside: Bugs and Spiders is gigantic, glossy, and gorgeous. Featuring see-through plastic overlays and realistic illustrations, the book teaches kids about metamorphosis, predator-prey relationships, and the anatomical structure of some of the most […]

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