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Hawks kettle, puffins wheel : and other poems in flight / Susan Vande Griek & Mark Hoffmann.

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  • ISBN: 9781771389952 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto, ON : Kids Can Press, 2019

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This lyrical celebration of birds explores the fascinating ways these creatures move through the air. For each of twelve birds from around the world, a captivating poem describes the animal's distinctive movement and the special word associated with that movement, from geese who skein and puffins who wheel, to crows who mob and starlings who murmurate. The evocative language conveys the beauty of each bird and describes the sights and sounds of how each one makes its own unmistakable way in the world. An informational sidebar complements each poem, describing the reasons behind the bird's way of flying.
Subject: Birds > Flight > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Poetry.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Community Centre J 598.15 Van 38080500242084 Juvenile Available -

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