|This vibrant new book-and-CD series brings the best of our Read and Wonder nature stories to life. |
Each paperback title in the series includes a CD that features:
- an engaging read-aloud with sound effects
- a segment focusing on fascinating facts
- a read-along opportunity guided by prompts
A young girl and her grandfather look for a barn owl night after night. Will a distinctive heart-shaped face appear at the window?
"The poetic, sensory words...and the realistic, watercolor-and-pastel pictures, especially those of the snow-white bird against the darkening sky, will place kids at the center of the boy's experience even as it heightens their interest in these intriguing animals." 5/15/2007 "Well-chosen design elements move both fiction and fact along with clarity and ease, with different fonts clearly separating the two." 7/1/2007