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Beavers
By (author): Frances Backhouse
ISBN: 9781459824690
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
Part of the Orca Wild series, this nonfiction book for middle-grade readers explores the important role beavers play as a keystone species. They were nearly driven to extinction for their furs, but today beavers are valued for their role as habitat creators and water stewards.
Bird's-Eye View
By (author): Ann Eriksson
ISBN: 9781459821538
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Wild series for middle readers, this book looks at wild birds around the world, the threats to their survival and what young people are doing to conserve their populations.
Gone is Gone
By (author): Isabelle Groc   Foreword by: Jane Goodall
ISBN: 9781459816855
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers looks at why and what species have become endangered, how scientists are learning about endangered wildlife, what people are doing to conserve species and what young people can do to help. Illustrated with unique photos by the photo-journalist author.
Orcas Everywhere
By (author): Mark Leiren-Young
ISBN: 9781459819986
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers takes a deep dive into the lives of orcas (also known as killer whales). Illustrated with archival and contemporary photographs.
Return from Extinction
By (author): Linda L. Richards
ISBN: 9781459821361
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 96
Price: $24.95
This nonfiction book for middle readers tells the story of the northern elephant seal, from being hunted to near extinction less than 100 years ago to their thriving population of more than 250,000 today. Illustrated with photos from the author.
Sea Otters
By (author): Isabelle Groc   Foreword by: Dame Judi Dench, David Mills
ISBN: 9781459817371
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $24.95
Part of the nonfiction Orca Wild series for middle readers, this book looks at the important role sea otters play in the ecosystem. Readers will learn about the history of sea otters, their recovery from near extinction and how to conserve the species for the future. Illustrated with photos by the photojournalist author.


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