giraffe"s uncle

by Les Robinson

Publisher: A&R Classics in Pymble, NSW

Written in English
Published: Pages: 116 Downloads: 154
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Edition Notes

StatementLes Robinson.
LC ClassificationsPR9619.3.R5934 G57 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 116 p. ;
Number of Pages116
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3746733M
ISBN 100207199574
LC Control Number2003427376

It’s time for the lowdown on one of nature’s gentle giants! Check out our ten facts about the beautiful giraffe Giraffe Facts. 1) Giraffes are found in the dry savannas of Africa, where they roam among the open plains and woodlands. 2) Well known for their long necks, these gentle giants are the world’s tallest living land animals. An adult male can grow to around m – that’s.   Giraffe, (genus Giraffa), any of four species in the genus Giraffa of long-necked cud-chewing hoofed mammals of Africa, with long legs and a coat pattern of irregular brown patches on a light background. Giraffes are the tallest of all land animals; males (bulls) may exceed metres (18 feet) in height, and the tallest females (cows) are about metres. Giraffe! Fun Facts for Kids - A Giraffe Picture Book of the Reticulated Giraffe, West African Giraffe & Other Species with Amazing Facts In this children's book, educator and bestselling author, Donna Trueman, teaches kids the basic facts about giraffes while focusing on 4 of the most popular s: The giraffe (Giraffa) is an African artiodactyl mammal, the tallest living terrestrial animal and the largest is traditionally considered to be one species, Giraffa camelopardalis, with nine r, the existence of up to eight extant giraffe species has been described, based upon research into the mitochondrial and nuclear DNA, as well as morphological measurements of.

Uncle Wiggily Longears is the main character of a series of children's stories by American author Howard R. began writing the stories for the Newark News in Garis penned an Uncle Wiggily story every day (except Sundays) for more than 52 years, and published 79 books in his lifetime. According to his obituary in the Chicago Tribune, a walk in the woods in Verona, New Jersey was. Gerald the giraffe longs to dance, but his legs are too skinny and his neck is too long. His knees buckle whenever he tries to twirl. At the Jungle Dance, the warthogs waltz, the chimps cha-cha, and the lions tango. "Giraffes can't dance," they all jeer when it's Gerald's turn to prance. Giraffe is the first book to provide a comprehensive, twenty-first-century view of the giraffe in art, literature, film, and popular culture, as well as its natural history from prehistory to modern times. With new insights into the giraffe’s genetics and evolution, this book will appeal to those interested in the giraffe’s unique biology. She has a background in the nursing field, wildlife rehabilitation and habitat conservation. Kivi has authored educational textbooks, patient health care pamphlets, animal husbandry guides, outdoor survival manuals and was a contributing writer for two books in the Uncle .

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The Giraffe's Uncle Paperback See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Paperback "Please retry" — — — Paperback — The Amazon Book Review Format: Paperback. The author, one "Uncle Amon," gives free reign to his imagination and to the lovable Jimmy the Giraffe.

Of course, the stories are "what if" Jimmy has human feelings and words. Many young kids will be "trapped" into believing that: "Yes, this could happen!" And they will learn some good lessons in doing so/5(8).

The giraffe's uncle --Ferdinand and Jolinquitus --Confessions of a dinner-bell collector --The big policeman calls again --The son of Belial --Adventure on a desert island --The horse --Bells in the bonnet --The week I worked --A friend of Motes --The truth about Mr. Pinson --A night in the country --The Trans-Pacific 'bus --The removal --The wreck of the "Cry in the night" --Serum XYZ --Complexus --Complete.

Giraffe Adult Coloring Book: Designs with Henna, Paisley and Mandala Style Patterns Animal Coloring Books by Giraffe Adult Coloring Book and Adult coloring Books | Apr 5, out of 5 stars Are you looking for a children's book that is highly entertaining, great for early readers, and is jam-packed with bedtime stories, jokes, games, and more.

This children's storybook has it all. Jimmy the Giraffe is the tallest animal in the jungle. Along with his best friend, Jayne the jaguar; they find lots of fun adventures to go on!/5(43). From Shel Silverstein, the New York Times bestselling creator of Where the Sidewalk Ends and The Giving Tree, comes a riotous rhyming picture book about giraffes uncle book boy and his giraffe.

Featuring rhythmic verse and iconic illustrations, A Giraffe and a Half will leave every reader, young and old, laughing until the very end. Beloved for over fifty years, this classic captures Silverstein’s signature humor and by: 5. This book is okay.

It has a rattle sewn into the first page and the rest of the pages crisp. The outside cover with the giraffe is soft but the others are just a regular cotton fabric. The images on the inside aren't as nice as the embroidered giraffe on the outside because they are sewn into the fabric and s: GIRAFFES?GIRAFFES For many years the scientific and educational community has wondered and worried about the possibility that semi-sane scholar-pretenders would find the means to put out a series of reference books, filled with ludicrous misinformation and aimed at children/5().

Giraffes uncle book long necked, black giraffes uncle book, most appealingly strange animal pops up in all types of children's books. Here Dianne Hofmeyr, author of Zeraffa Giraffa, shares her 10 best books about giraffes.

Fell in love with this beautifully photographed and illustrated book for older children. The author, who has been studying giraffes since in Africa talks about 5 giraffes she has known and while telling their stories also imparts information about, well, everything giraffe, including diagrams of how they walk and run/5(6).

Uncle Mo (The Valentine’s Day Train, ) comes up with several alternate, rhyming ways to broach the question in this silly picture book of puns.

“What’s the Laugh Giraffe?” both the text and the title ask a giggling : Uncle Mo. Children's Book. Discover how Andrew the Giraffe got his spots in this narrated picture book.

Written by: Louise Lintvelt Illustrated by: Julie Sneeden Narrated. Questions 1. Who is the main character of the story. Is Gerald described as 'tall' or 'small'. What happened when Gerald tried to run around.

Giraffes eat most of the time and, like cows, regurgitate food and chew it as cud. A giraffe eats hundreds of pounds of leaves each week and must travel miles to find enough food. Giraffes by Jill Anderson is another simple book- with fabulous close-up photos- about giraffes for kids.

Very easy to read and understand. Very easy to read and understand. A Giraffe Grows Up by Amanda Doering Tourville is a great way to introduce reading nonfiction, scientific books for kids. Story Time with Uncle Jim and Aunt MimiThis video is about Book 8.

Story Time with Uncle Jim and Aunt MimiThis video is about Book 8. Skip navigation Book 8 Giraffes. Scientific Name: Giraffa camelopardalis Common Name(s): Nubian giraffe, reticulated giraffe, Angolan giraffe, Kordofan giraffe, Masai giraffe, South African giraffe, West African giraffe, Rhodesian giraffe, and Rothschild's giraffe Basic Animal Group: Mammal Size: 16–20 feet Weight: 1,–3, pounds Lifespan: 20–30 years Diet: Herbivore Habitat: Woodland and savanna Africa.

Giraffes are strange animals—their scientific name, Cameleopardis, comes from the way they look a little like camels with leopard spots. But they’re not camels at all (or leopards for that matter).

They don’t have many close relatives, but their nearest cousins are shy, forest-dwelling creatures with deer-like heads and zebra-like legs. He is deeply self-conscious and deeply unhappy until he meets a turtle who admires Giraffe’s neck and convinces Giraffe that his neck is an asset.

The charm of this book is in the delightful illustrations that s-t-r-e-t-c-h across the page and in the silly conversations of the characters in the story.4/5().

Really funny illustrations cast by unique giraffes from different regions, cities, countries and continents. Ideal for first steps readers, for learning about the globe and to awake curiosity farther than the kid surroundings in a very happy way.

Look also for the first volume "Giraffes, Author: Karin Silbert. Sophia’s one true desire is a pet giraffe. Her four problems are “Mother, who was a judge, Father who was a businessman, Uncle Conrad, who was a politician, and Granda-mamá who was very strict.” Each family member’s occupation comes into play with how Sophia tries to convince them about the giraffe.

Buy a cheap copy of In Aunt Giraffe's Green Garden book by Jack Prelutsky. So much to see. So much to do. Open this book, and you can smell the tall flowers in Aunt Giraffe's garden, sip juice with a big blue goose, eat oodles of Free shipping over $ Giraffes grow about 4 feet ( meters) in their first year of life.

A newborn giraffe is about 6 feet ( meters) tall at birth and weighs about pounds (68 kilograms). Many young giraffes, called calves, die from lion attacks during their first year of life.

Once a giraffe reaches adulthood its height is often enough to protect it from lions. Start studying A long Walk to Water Review.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Spectacularly tall, the giraffe (Giraffa camelopardalis) has a very long neck with a short, upstanding mane, and high shoulders that slope steeply to the hindquarters. The legs are also long. The giraffe’s neck is made up of the same number of neck bones (vertebrae) as most mammals, including humans, but they are much larger and linked by ball and socket joints for improved flexibility.

The. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Jimmy the Giraffe: Short Stories, Games, Jokes, and More. by Uncle Amon at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more.

Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Start studying The White Giraffe. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.

- Uncle Orson On the Fly. I recommend the series of Baby Animal finger puppet books illustrated by Yu-Hsuan Huang. The two I own -- Baby Giraffe and Baby Elephant-- are about four inches square with a hole in the middle of the thick cardboard pages.

Bound into that hole is a finger puppet of a head of the title animal, and as you turn pages. A giraffe can get the required amount of water from the plants he eats. So, a giraffe needs to drink water only sometimes. They can run very fast, almost 35 miles an hour.

Giraffes needs very less sleep. They usually have a nap for about 5 to 30 minutes every 24 hours. Diet. As Giraffes. By the early 60’s FZ was performing with bands around San Diego and LA. He was the guitar player for a trio called the Muthers, and in they got the attention of Tom Wilson, a well known producer, who was able to get them a record contract with Verve.

Verve insisted they change the name to the Mothers of Invention. Here we go. The Giggly Giraffe book. Zoe loves living at her uncle's rescue zoo because there's always something exciting going on.

And Zoe also has an amazing secret: she can talk to the animals. A giraffe has been born. Jamie baby giraffe's wobbly walk on his long legs makes everyone laugh, and he just loves to play tricks! But his tricks can cause trouble, and with the Best Zoo Competition coming up Author: Amelia Cobb.Giraffe Book Folding Pattern - Bookfold - Bookami® Pattern - Folds - Plus Free Book Folding Tutorial PDF - DIY Craft Gift - Origami Bookami 5 out of 5 stars () $ Favorite Add to See similar items + More like this.

Giraffe Boomark, Book Band. Perfect for audiences aged 2+, Giraffes Can’t Dance encourages everyone to dance to their own rhythm, and to just be a little more Gerald.

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