For hundreds of thousands of years, Great Auks thrived in the icy seas of the North Atlantic. But by 1844, not a single one of these magnificent birds was alive. Map. Glossary. Names for the Great Auk. List of extinct species. Resources. References. Full-color illustrations were created digitally.
The Tragic Tale of the Great AukBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781554988655 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: Groundwood Page Count: 44 Trim Size: 8 1/2" x 11" Accelerated Reader: Level: 6.5, Points: 1 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 8.4, Points: 6 Lexile: Level: 1130L Awards & Honors: SLJ’s Best Books of 2016, Nonfiction
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BCCB 2016 Blue Ribbons, Nonfiction
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