Butterfly House

Author: Eve Bunting
Publisher: Scholastic Press
ISBN: 0590848844
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When a little girl rescues a caterpillar from a hungry jay, her grandfather helps her make a butterfly house to keep the larva safe. And when the girl grows old, the butterflies come back to return her kindness. Eve Bunting's touching story and Greg Shed's brilliantly-hued paintings brim with compassion and love.

Open House For Butterflies

Author: Ruth Krauss
Publisher: HarperCollins
ISBN: 0060286369
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Continuing a two-year program to bring back twenty-two Maurice Sendak treasures long out of print, our second season of publication highlights one of the most successful author-illustrator pairings of all time. A pioneer of great children's literature, Ruth Krausspublished more than thirty books for children during a career that spanned forty years. Krauss and Sendak collaborated on eight books, and we are delighted to reintroduce four of these gems in brand-new editions, together with a favorite Maurice Sendak picture book.

Velma Gratch And The Way Cool Butterfly

Author: Alan Madison
Publisher: Dragonfly Books
ISBN: 0307978044
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It's hard to be Velma, the littlest Gratch, entering the first grade. That's because everyone has marvelous memories of her two older sisters, who were practically perfect first graders. Poor Velma—people can barely remember her name. But all that changes on a class trip to the magnificent Butterfly Conservatory—a place neither of her sisters has ever been. When a monarch roosts on Velma's finger and won't budge for days . . . well, no one will forget Velma ever again. Acclaimed and bestselling illustrator Kevin Hawkes and author Alan Madison celebrate everything butterfly—from migration to metamorphosis. Watch as Velma Gratch metamorphosizes from a timid first grader into a confident young scientist!


Isabel S House Of Butterflies Sierra Club Books Sierra

Author: Tony Johnston
Publisher: Sierra Club Books For Children
ISBN: 1578051282
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Outside her home in Michoacán, Mexico, grows eight-year-old Isabel's greatest treasure: an oyamel tree. Every autumn, a miracle happens-for Isabel's tree is the wintering place for thousands upon thousands of monarch butterflies that migrate from the north. When they flutter down to roost, they transform Isabel's tree into La casa de las mariposas-The House of Butterflies. But this wonder is in danger of disappearing forever. Isabel's family is poor, and it has been a cruel, dry year for Papa's meager crop of corn and beans. Soon, chopping down the tree to sell its wood may be the family's only hope for survival. What will happen to the butterflies then?
Tony Johnston's poignant tale, as brief and luminous as the lives of the butterflies themselves, is all the more compelling because of the real-life dilemma it presents. Lush paintings by Susan Guevara radiate with the warmth and tenderness between Isabel and her family, and capture Mexican rural life in all its vibrant color and natural beauty.

The Butterfly House

Author: Marcia Preston
Publisher: Mira
ISBN: 0778322173
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In clear, luminous prose Marcia Preston brings readers the story of three women, connected by friendship, family secrets and a single moment that binds them together forever.

As a child, Bobbie Lee found refuge from her lonely life at her best friend's house. Rockhaven was a place of magic, colored by the butterflies that Cincy Jaines's mother, Lenora, studied. Her friendship with Cincy and Lenora soon became Bobbie's compass. But the tangled intimacies between them began to unravel, and in one night, Rockhaven became a place of unspeakable tragedy.

Now, a decade later, the long shadows of that night continue to haunt Bobbie, despite her attempts to hide from the past. When a stranger with ties to Lenora and Cincy arrives at her doorstep, she is forced to confront the memories she has tried to avoid, and the dark secret at the heart of the tragedy slowly emerges.


National Geographic Readers Caterpillar To Butterfly

Author: Laura Marsh
Publisher: National Geographic Children's Books
ISBN: 1426309201
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Butterflies are all around us. It's hard to believe these majestic insects with impressive wingspans and beautifully colored and patterned wings were once creepy crawly caterpillars. How in the world does this transformation happen? This Level 1 Reader gives kids an up-close look at exactly how a caterpillar becomes a butterfly. With bonus information including different types of butterflies and poisonous caterpillars, this reader is one of a kind.

This high-interest, educationally vetted series of beginning readers features the magnificent images of National Geographic, accompanied by texts written by experienced, skilled children's book authors.

The inside back cover of the paperback edition is an interactive feature based upon the book. Level 1 books reinforce the content of the book with a kinesthetic learning activity. In Level 2 books readers complete a Cloze letter, or fun fill-in, with vocabulary words.

National Geographic supports K-12 educators with ELA Common Core Resources.
Visit www.natgeoed.org/commoncore for more information.

The Butterfly S Daughter

Author: Mary Alice Monroe
Publisher: Gallery Books
ISBN: 1439170681
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Mary Alice Monroe, New York Times bestselling author of the Lowcountry Summer trilogy, once again touches hearts with her lyrical, poignant, and moving novel The Butterfly’s Daughter!

Every year, the monarch butterflies—las mariposas—fly more than two thousand miles on fragile wings to return to their winter home in Mexico. Now Luz Avila makes that same perilous journey south as she honors a vow to her beloved abuela—the grandmother who raised her—to return her ashes to her ancestral village. As Luz departs Milwaukee in a ramshackle old VW Bug, she finds her heart opened by a series of seemingly random encounters with remarkable women. In San Antonio, however, a startling revelation awaits: a reunion with a woman from her past. Together, the two cross into Mexico to await the returning monarchs in the little village Abuela called home, but they are also crossing a border that separates past from present . . . and truth from lies.

How To Raise Monarch Butterflies A Step By Step Guide For Kids How It Works

Author: Carol Pasternak
Publisher: Firefly Books
ISBN: 1770850023
Size: 29.65 MB
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"The breezy and down-to-earth text ... nicely communicates the wonder ... Especially effective is the eight-pictured depiction of the development of the caterpillar into a chrysalis."
--School Library Journal

Observing a Monarch butterfly as it transforms itself from caterpillar to chrysalis to butterfly is among the most thrilling experiences that nature offers. Raising Monarch butterflies is made easy with the help of this detailed guide.

How to Raise Monarch Butterflies explains what threats Monarchs face today and how readers can help conserve the Monarch's feeding grounds from encroachment. Revel in one of the most remarkable miracles of nature.

This updated edition contains:

  • More than 40 new colorful and detailed photos
  • More secrets to help you find eggs and caterpillars
  • Instructions on how to feed a monarch and more details on their care
  • Expanded information on varieties and propagation of milkweed
  • New page on the diverse insects in the milkweed patch
  • New suggestions for starting a butterfly garden, including a large photograph of an outstanding Monarch Waystation.


The Butterfly House

Author: Sarah Smith
Publisher: Tate
ISBN: 1849762058
Size: 22.98 MB
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Jack, Lizzy, and their naughty cat, Cat, are off to spend the afternoon with their grandmother. But Georgina Fiona-May Orbis is no ordinary grandmother—she knows how to turn into a butterfly! With its lush spreads and sweet story, The Butterfly House will capture the imaginations of young and old alike.

Butterfly House

Author: Eve Bunting
Publisher: Scholastic
ISBN: 9780590848848
Size: 25.80 MB
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Could they be coming back to return the kindness that the little girl had shown so long ago? Eve Bunting's lyrical language and Greg Shed's sun-kissed paintings make for a brilliant celebration of nature, spring, and the cycle of life.

The Butterfly House

Author: Marcia Preston
Publisher: MIRA
ISBN: 0778313050
Size: 17.94 MB
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A decade after a fire that destroyed her friend's home of Rockhaven and claimed her own alcoholic mother's life, Roberta continues to be haunted by the tragedy and struggles to come to terms with the secret she possesses about the event.

The Butterfly House

Author: Consultant in Community Geriatrics and General Internal Medicine Sarah Smith
Publisher: Tate
ISBN: 9781849762052
Size: 26.87 MB
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Lizzy and Jack take their new cat to visit their grandmother and her house full of butterflies.

Who Killed The Bride

Author: Lily Malone
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780995400504
Size: 46.29 MB
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'This book is good fun from start to finish. If you're looking for a quick read for your holiday or as a souvenir of your visit to Cowaramup... you've got it right here.'

The Butterfly House

Author: Johanna Droubay Illustrated
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781367801738
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At a preschool called The Butterfly House, a baby grows into a girl and a caterpillar magically transforms.

The Butterfly House

Author: Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
Publisher: The Floating Press
ISBN: 1776670396
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Mary E. Wilkins Freeman. THE BUTTERFLY HOUSE * * * MARY E. WILKINS
FREEMAN * The Butterfly House First published in 1912 PDF ISBN. 1 Title.

The House On Butterfly Way

Author: Elizabeth Bevarly
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101560142
Size: 43.29 MB
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As she navigates her rediscovered emotions, Eugenie comes to realize that there is no such thing as irreparable damage-not in herself, not in the house on Butterfly Way, and not in the family who now calls it home.

The Butterfly House

Author: Leeann Bliss
Publisher: Publishamerica Incorporated
ISBN: 9781424196234
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LeeAnn Bliss was born and raised in North East Kansas. LeeAnn began writing to express herself while in high school, and now she is eager to share her insight with her readers.

At The Butterfly House Classic Reprint

Author: Edna A. Brown
Publisher: Forgotten Books
ISBN: 9780243448135
Size: 65.82 MB
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About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work.