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Through simple language, fun facts, maps, cut-paper illustrations, and more, a renowned nonfiction author tells the tales of some amazing animals and the worlds in which they live.A baby kangaroo is born in the woodlands of Australia. After eight months in his mother's pouch, he is ready to start walking. He quickly learns how to use his tail for balance. Hop along with this joey as he goes through his first year of life.