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Title:
Tigers
Author:
Marsh, Laura F.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Washington, D.C. : National Geographic, 2012.
Physical Description:
32 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Provides facts about tigers, such as their habitat, talents, and feeding habits.
Language:
English
Contents:
Purr-fectly big cats -- A tiger's home -- Built for hunting -- Meat eater -- Tiger turf -- Cool cat facts -- Cubs -- Tiger talents -- The white tiger -- Tigers in trouble -- Helping tigers -- Stump your parents.
Reading Level:
620 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR LG 3.3 0.5 148831.
ISBN:
9781426309113

9781426309120
Format :
Book

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Summary

In this level 2 reader you'll learn all you ever wanted to know about tigers and so much more. Complete with fascinating facts, beautiful images, National Geographic Readers Tigers can't miss. With their bold black stripes, powerful presence, and fierce faces, tigers are just about the coolest animal on the planet. These giant jungle cats can climb trees, swim, and run in sprints up to 32 mph--making them a predatory nightmare. Ranging from the warm climates of Southeast Asia to the frozen tundra of western Russia, these solitary hunters will devour whatever animal they catch. National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.


Author Notes

LAURA MARSH is a long time contributor to National Geographic Children Books. She has written a large number of books in National Geographic Readers series and also in Mama Mirabelle and Toot and Puddle series.


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