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Howler Monkey

Super Loud

From the Series Animal Loudmouths

There's a good reason why the howler monkey got its name--its howls aren't just loud, they are louder than any other monkey in the forest. In fact, this little noisemaker is one of the loudest animals in the world! Its booming sounds can be heard for at least a mile (1.6 km). These are just some of the surprising facts kids will discover as they learn about the howls, growls, and roars that these noisy creatures make. Eye-popping photos and clear, easy-to-read text will engage emergent readers as they come face-to-face with these animal loudmouths. In addition, children discover where the animals live, how they stay safe, and the different ways their sounds help them communicate with each other--and tell other howler monkeys to stay away! A "Sound Check" chart at the end of the book compares the decibel level of the howler monkey to everyday objects, including an airplane, a lawnmower, and a train engine.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
978-1-61772-276-9
$26.99 $18.95
978-1-61772-316-2
$41.36 $28.95
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 2
Subject Animals, Language Arts, Science
Copyright 2012
Publisher Bearport Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2011-08-01
Reading Counts! Level 5.4
BISACS JNF003000
Dewey 599.8'55
Graphics Full-color photographs
Dimensions 10 x 8
Lexile 650
Guided Reading Level L
ATOS Reading Level 4.4
Features Author/Illustrator biography, Detailed maps, Glossary of key words, Index, and Table of contents

Author: Natalie Lunis