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Batty About Texas

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3.9 out of 5
Based on 7 Ratings and 5 Reviews

Book Description

In this beautifully illustrated picture book, Bo the Mexican free-tailed bat takes children on an educational adventure across the great state of Texas. With Bo as a guide, readers learn that Mexican free-tailed bats do not just live in Mexico but also across the Lone Star State and that there are 32 different kinds of bats in Texas, more than in any other state in the country!
Book Information
PublisherPelican Publishing Company, Inc.
BindingHardcover (2 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
Publication Date12/15/2008
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About J. Jaye Smith (Author) : J. Jaye Smith is a published author of children's books. A published credit of J. Jaye Smith is Batty About Texas. She lives in Austin, Texas.
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About Jan Smith (Author) : I am an illustrator happy to work on any kind of project. If you Google Jan Smith illustrator a lot of the books I have worked on will come up. I love to make up characters and like to keep things fu... more
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About Kathy Coates (Illustrator) : Kathy Coates is a published illustrator of children's books. A published credit of Kathy Coates is Batty About Texas.
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