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THE SEARCH FOR OLINGUITO: DISCOVERING A NEW SPECIES

Olinguito
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Markle
Author's First Name: 
Sandra
Publisher: 
Millbrook
Publication Month: 
Jan
Publication Date: 
2017
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A new species of mammal, discovered through museum research is found in the wild in Ecuador in this stellar description of an unusual process of scientific discovery. Pair with ¬°Olinguito, de la A a la Z!/Olinguito, from A to Z!. (K. Isaacs. 7-10)

OLINGUITO, FROM A to Z!

Olinguito
Author Information
Author's Last Name: 
Delacre
Author's First Name: 
Lulu
Publisher: 
Children's Book Press
Publication Month: 
February
Publication Date: 
2016

 A zoologist searches for the little new mammal species, the olinguito, in the Ecuadorian Andes. Lovely mixed media illustrations encourage the reader to look closely and add a hidden element to this poetic bilingual alphabet. 

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