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A round of robins

Katie Hesterman

A round of robins

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Nancy Paulsen Books in New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life cycles,
  • Stories in rhyme,
  • Juvenile fiction,
  • Nests,
  • Robins,
  • Birds

  • About the Edition

    Sixteen fresh and funny poems welcome a new batch of robins to the world!

    Edition Notes

    StatementKatie Hesterman ; illustrated by Sergio Ruzzier
    ContributionsRuzzier, Sergio, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26952554M
    ISBN 100399547789
    ISBN 109780399547782

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Food Fight Jumble, jostle, rumble, squirm; Dad has landed with a worm. Game of tug-of-war begins– Biggest bossy baby wins. Mama’s a skillful architect, constructing a sturdy nest, while Dad’s a champion turf defender. And those hatchlings.

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