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Title:
Shark attacks
Author:
Fitzgerald, Patrick, 1966-
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
New York : Children's Press, [2000]

©2000
Physical Description:
48 pages : color illustrations, color map ; 23 cm.
Summary:
Discusses the history of shark attacks on humans, the reasons why sharks attack, the importance of sharks to the world's oceans, and the need to save endangered species.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
890 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 5.6 1.0 46901.

Reading Counts RC High School 6.5 5 Quiz: 22584 Guided reading level: U.
ISBN:
9780516233185

9780516235189
Format :
Book

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Summary

The perfect topics for the reluctant reader, these accounts of grisly attacks by vicious animals on humans tell one of the horrifying sides to our relationship with the animal world. Each book also contains many fascinating facts about animal behavior, habitats, territory, and hunting techniques. Each book includes a map that shows the animal's habitat throughout the world.


Summary

These accounts of grisly attacks by vivioius animals on humans tells one of the horrifying sides to our relationship with the animal world. Each book contains facts about animal behavior, habitats, territory and hunting techniques.


Author Notes

Patrick J Fitzgerald is the author of several nonfiction books for children.


Table of Contents

Introductionp. 5
1 Natural-Born Predatorsp. 8
2 Great White Sharksp. 19
3 Tiger Sharksp. 26
4 The Future of Sharksp. 35
Fact Sheet/Mapp. 40
New Wordsp. 42
Resourcesp. 44
For Further Readingp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48
Introductionp. 5
1 Natural-Born Predatorsp. 8
2 Great White Sharksp. 19
3 Tiger Sharksp. 26
4 The Future of Sharksp. 35
Fact Sheet/Mapp. 40
New Wordsp. 42
Resourcesp. 44
For Further Readingp. 46
Indexp. 47
About the Authorp. 48

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