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BUSY, BUSY SQUIRRELS by Colleen Stanley Bare

BUSY, BUSY SQUIRRELS

by Colleen Stanley Bare & photographed by Colleen Stanley Bare

Age Range: 6 - 8

Pub Date: May 1st, 1991
ISBN: 0-525-65063-6
Publisher: Dutton

 A longer--but less interesting--text than the author's Never Kiss an Alligator (1989) and Elephants on the Beach (1990). Introducing both tree and and ground squirrels, with information on how they eat, live, and protect themselves plus some appealing bits on baby squirrels, the pedestrian text begins, ``Squirrels are furry, bright, lively little animals that are very busy,'' and concludes, ``Good night, busy squirrels, good night.'' The many appealing, colorful close-up photos are the best feature here. Index. (Nonfiction. 6-8)