The Hidden Life of a Toad

by Doug Wechsler

First Release:

June 2017

ISBN: 9781580897389

Take an unprecedented peek into the life cycle of the American toad from egg to tadpole to adult. Amazing photos reveal metamorphosis in never-before-seen extreme close-up. Glossary. Difference between a frog and a toad. Toad facts. Information on saving toads. Photography note. Further resources. Map. Full-color photographs.

  • ISBN: 9781580897389
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Charlesbridge
    Page Count: 48
    Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 8 1/2"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 3, Points: 0.5
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 3.2, Points: 1
    Lexile: Level: 540L
    Awards & Honors: 2018 Green Earth Book Award Honor, Children's Nonfiction
    2018 Gryphon Award Winner
    Booklist 2018 Top Ten Books, Sci-Tech
    CCBC Choices 2018 Choice: Science, Technology, and the Natural World
    Chicago Public Library Best Books of 2017, Informational Books for Younger Readers
    The Nonfiction Detectives, Best Nonfiction Books of 2017
    Cook Prize, 2018 Honor
    Genre: Nonfic
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