- By Gillian Candler Ned Barraud

In the Garden: explore and discover the New Zealand backyard

  • Title: In the Garden: explore and discover the New Zealand backyard
  • Author: Gillian Candler Ned Barraud
  • ISBN: 9781927213025
  • Page: 274
  • Format: Hardcover
  • In the Garden explore and discover the New Zealand backyard In the Garden introduces young children to common creatures they can find in a New Zealand garden It is the only New Zealand guide available for young children and families that shows creatures in the

    In the Garden introduces young children to common creatures they can find in a New Zealand garden It is the only New Zealand guide available for young children and families that shows creatures in their natural habitats The book describes their relationship with other living things, and includes many interesting and intriguing facts.This book encourages children aged 4 8In the Garden introduces young children to common creatures they can find in a New Zealand garden It is the only New Zealand guide available for young children and families that shows creatures in their natural habitats The book describes their relationship with other living things, and includes many interesting and intriguing facts.This book encourages children aged 4 8 to explore their gardens and discover the plants and animals that live there, with sections on bees, wasps and flies butterflies and moths snails and spiders lizards, mammals and birds.Aimed at children from pre schoolers and up, the book will also appeal to anyone who is curious about the wild side of New Zealand gardens.

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    1. Supplied by Craig Potton Publishing for an honest reviewThis is a guide that shows what creatures are in their natural habitats in the Kiwi backyard. First, each season of the year is shown with tips explaining what has been done and the kind of creatures to be found. The various insects, plants, and birds are shown with page numbers of where more information about them can be found.The illustrations by Ned Barraud are stunning, detailed yet soft and gentle. Insects are depicted underground with [...]

    2. Use the book review but add. Beautiful artwork by Ned Barraud, extremely lifelike and very detailed. My children loved looking at ll the insects and bugs on each page. The day after reading it on the way to school they spotted a wasp, a bumblebee, a honeybee (they now know the difference) and a cicada shell and actual cicada. Excellent reference book for spotting birds and insects in New Zealand gardens. I am keen to buy my own copy so we can refer to it at the different seasons of they year. Al [...]

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