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Title:
What's the difference? : 40+ pairs of the seemingly similar / by Emma Strack ; illustrations by Guillaume Plantevin.
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Title Variants:
What is the difference
ISBN:
9781452161013
Publication Information:
San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books LLC, [2018]
Physical Description:
96 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 29 cm.
General Note:
Translation of: Chouette ou hibou. Paris : Gallimard jeunesse, 2015.

Includes index.
Abstract:
A collection of over forty pairs of animals, body parts, food, clothing, and geographical features breaks down what makes each item different from its companion.
Audience/Reading Level:
Interest age level: 6-12.

Reading grade level: 4-6.
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Summary

Summary

What distinguishes a mandarin orange from a clementine, an iris from a pupil, a tornado from a cyclone, and a bee from a wasp? The difference is in the details! This content-rich illustrated extravaganza distills the distinctions between an impressive collection of pairs--from animals to food to geography and more--offering enlightening trivia, amusing tidbits, and unforgettable facts in a highly browsable format. Young readers can dip in quickly to feed their curiosity, or delve into the details and stay awhile. With a bold, graphic art style and an accessible, smart text, this miscellany collection will enrich probing minds (or is it "brains"?!).


Author Notes

Emma Strack and Guillaume Plantevin are an author-illustrator team based in Paris, France.


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