92 Results
92 Results
Canada's bugs —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2007
14 available of 14 items

An introduction to some of the insects commonly found in Canada, such as the robber fly, the click beetle, the ladybug, and the mosquito.

You are weird : your body's peculiar parts and funny functions —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2009
13 available of 14 items

Looks at some of the odd and amazing parts of the human body and the functions they perform and explains why we have organs we no longer use, like the appendix.

Welcome to the world of otters —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1997
16 available of 17 items

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, and habitat of both sea otters and river otters.

The dentist and you —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2002
10 available of 10 items

Explains why children go to the dentist and what the various dental tools are used for.

Animals can be so sleepy —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2001
12 available of 12 items

Welcome to the world of wolves —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1996
13 available of 14 items

"What do wolf pups like to do best? Chase butterflies, pounce on flowers, and chase other pups. Full-colour photographs reveal both the intelligence and loyalty of these seldom-seen animals".

Welcome to the world of bears —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1997
19 available of 21 items

Introduces different species of bears and their physical characteristics, habitat, and behavior.

Welcome to the world of skunks —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1999
12 available of 13 items

"Fascinating facts about this little known animal" Cf. Our choice, 2000.

Welcome to the world of spirit bears —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2007
7 available of 7 items

Describes the physical characteristics, behavior, habitat, and life cycle of the spirit bear, also known as the Kermode bear.

Welcome to the world of eagles —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1998
10 available of 10 items

Welcome to the world of moose —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1999
13 available of 13 items

Animals eat the weirdest things —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1998
2 available of 3 items

Describes what different animals ingest and why.

Buffalo sunrise : the story of a North American giant —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
1996
17 available of 18 items

History and habits of North America's largest land animal.

Bugs up close —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2007
14 available of 14 items

Examines parts of insects, such as antennae, wings, eyes, and weapons, with photographs taken at various magnifications.

Welcome to the world of foxes —Swanson, Diane, 1944- author.
Book
1998
11 available of 12 items

What talents! Foxes can smell a rabbit hours after one has happened by. Some can grip floating logs and "sail" to nearby islands. Gray foxes can even climb trees! If you thought a fox was just another pretty face, this b...

Welcome to the world of rabbits and hares —Swanson, Diane, 1944-
Book
2000
15 available of 15 items

"Rabbits and hares have incredible jumping and running capabilities, and 360-degree vision. These furry animals are built for life on the move" Cf. Our choice, 2001.

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