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.
The Hidden Life of a ToadBook Verdict
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
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