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How to chat chicken, gossip gorilla, babble bee, gab gecko, and talk in 66 other animal languages / By Dr. Nick Crumpton ; illustrated by Adrienne Barman.

Crumpton, Nick , (author.). Barman, Adrienne, (illustrator.).

Summary:
It's time to walk on the wild side and talk with the animals. This book will teach you not just how to chat chicken but also gossip with gorillas, mumble with meerkats, and warble with whales. You'll be ready for any adventure into the animal kingdom.It's a noisy world out there. Almost eight billion people are saying hello, asking for directions, buying food, singing lullabies, paying compliments, and all in their own languages--of which there are six or seven thousand! And that's just humans. animals have millions of languages!Insects, birds, reptiles, mammals, and amphibians are all talking to each other too, with grunts, squeaks, and tweets, as part of the natural orchestra that is Life on Earth. Some of those noises can sound scary, others sweet. wouldn't it be nice to be able to understand what they were all trying to say?Author Dr Nick Crumpton acts as our translator and guide through the animal kingdom in this fun, and funny, book. He teaches us what our pet dog's bark means and how an orangutan says "Hello!" (Whuuu-whuuu-whuuu just in case you ever need it!). Each sound has been researched using recordings and information from scientists in the field. This book will teach you not just how to chat chicken but also gossip with gorillas, mumble with meerkats, and warble with whales. You'll be ready for any adventure into the animal kingdom.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781804660430
  • Physical Description: 128 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: Tonbridge : What on Earth Publishing, 2023.
Subject: Animal communication > Juvenile literature.
Animal communication.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Adams County Library System.

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  • 0 current holds with 1 total copy.
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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
New Oxford Library J591.594 CRU (Text)
Endowment: Blanche Flaherty Smith Named Endowment, 2023
35740636024077 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -


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