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Growing Up Humming - Mike Spinak
Growing Up Humming
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Fans of David Attenborough will enjoy experiencing the wonders of nature through Mike Spinak's pictures and words. Imagine witnessing hummingbird chicks being raised on the nest from front row seats, with every step shown as it unfolds, accompanied by fundamental explanations of the "whys" behind... show more
Fans of David Attenborough will enjoy experiencing the wonders of nature through Mike Spinak's pictures and words. Imagine witnessing hummingbird chicks being raised on the nest from front row seats, with every step shown as it unfolds, accompanied by fundamental explanations of the "whys" behind what you're seeing. In Mike Spinak's "Growing Up Humming", you'll see humming
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Format: Kindle Edition
Publisher: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
Pages no: 44
Edition language: English
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Allusion is not Illusion
Allusion is not Illusion rated it
4.0
I particularly enjoyed reading this now, in spring, when I've been watching the baby birds learn to fly and explore the larger world. There is a hummingbird nest in the tree outside that has been reinhabited (and I assume rebuilt, since Spinak explains that the mother tears up the old nest to get t...
Kaethe
Kaethe rated it
Whoa. Natasha would have lost her mind over this a few years ago. Most kids picture books are neither so detailed in text, nor so well illustrated. They tend to rely on broad information and stock photos and a child can go through a huge number of, say, bat books, without picking up many specifics a...
Dantastic Book Reviews
Dantastic Book Reviews rated it
4.0
Growing Up Humming is a children's non-fiction book about some hummingbird chicks growing up and leaving the nest.I got a PDF of this in exchange for reviewing it from the author. It took me all of twenty minutes to read. It's written in a suitable style for kids, simple without being patronizing....
Stephanie's books and other things
Stephanie's books and other things rated it
4.0
Wow! I received an ebook copy of this book from the author in exchange for a review. His inquiry was professional and in no way did I feel he was harassing me for a review.....so he gets a review. The photographs in this little book are impressive. I have no clue how one can capture a humming bir...
Betsy's Non-Blog
Betsy's Non-Blog rated it
4.0 Growing Up Humming
This is a charming little book, with incredible photographs of a hummingbird and her babies as they grow to first flight. The accompanying commentary is illuminating and very insightful. The book is supposedly targeted to children -- though I think it's beyond the very youngest. It should appeal ...
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