The Learned Owl will be hosting Lisa J. Amstutz on the 8th from 1-3pm for a signing of her science book Amazing Amphibians.
Amazing Amphibians explores the major amphibian groups--frogs, salamanders, and caecilians--including their anatomy, behavior, and conservation needs. Young nature enthusiasts will learn about slime, venom, hibernation, and much more in this full-color overview of amphibian life history. Amazing Amphibians highlights a number of high-interest species through thirty fun, hands-on activities. Readers will learn about various characteristics of amphibians, like egg-laying, metamorphosis, and ectothermy, along with facts about their diet, habitat, behaviors, and more. This useful resource includes a glossary of scientific terms, a guide to understanding amphibian orders, and a teacher's guide to initiate classroom discussion.