Prairie Dog Song: The Key to Saving North America’s Grasslands

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Prairie Dog Song: The Key to Saving North America’s Grasslands

by Cindy Trumbore, Susan L. Roth

Illustrations by Susan L. Roth

First Release:

June 2016

ISBN: 9781620142455

In the 1800s, settlers caused prairie dogs—and the prairie—to die out. In 1988, scientists discovered prairie dogs in Janos, Mexico. Since then, people have been restoring the ecosystem so that “grasses wave all around.” “Prairie Dog Song” music and lyrics. More prairie dog facts. Photo-illustrated time line of the Janos Grasslands. Glossary and pronunciation guide. Sources. Full-color paper and fabric-collage illustrations.

  • ISBN: 9781620142455
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Lee & Low
    Page Count: 40
    Trim Size: 9 1/4" x 10 3/4"
    Authors: Cindy Trumbore, Susan L. Roth
    Lexile: Level: AD1050L
    Awards & Honors: Parents’ Choice Awards, Nonfiction Silver, Spring 2016
    The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Young Readers
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Picture Books
    2017 Capitol Choices, Seven to Ten
    Green Earth Book Award 2017 Longlist, Picture Book
    Genre: Nonfic
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