Results for: peggy kochanoff

Below is a list of 6 the books by this author.

Book cover of BE A BEACH DETECTIVE
BE A BEACH DETECTIVE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: May 2015

Can anything eat prickly sea urchins? Can dead jellyfish still sting you? Why does water squirt up when you walk along the beach? Biologist and artis...

Can anything eat prickly sea urchins? Can dead jellyfish still sting you? Why does water squirt up when you walk along the beach? Biologist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these questions and more in this illustrated guide to solving beach mysteries. From the puzzling tidal life of barnacles to the stunning variety of seaweeds, Kochanoff dives deep into our coastal habitats and comes up with an entertaining and enlightening look at life by the ocean. Full of fascinating facts and surprising solutions, Be a Beach Detective is the perfect book for curious beachcombers of any age!

  • ISBN
    9781771082679
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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$14.95
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Book cover of BE A CITY NATURE DETECTIVE
BE A CITY NATURE DETECTIVE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: April 2018

How do bedbugs get into your home? Why are some grey squirrels black? Does goldenrod cause hay fever? Naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers t...

How do bedbugs get into your home? Why are some grey squirrels black? Does goldenrod cause hay fever? Naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these questions and more in this illustrated guide to solving nature mysteries in the city. From the author of Silver Birch-nominated Be a Nature Detective series comes a new adventure full of fascinating facts and original watercolours. From scuttling cockroaches to waves of starlings to burdock heads on your clothes, Kochanoff takes the reader through city streets to show them the amazing nature growing there. Features a glossary, identification page, and further reading.

  • ISBN
    9781771085724
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Science - General
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$14.95
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Book cover of BE A NIGHT DETECTIVE
BE A NIGHT DETECTIVE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: April 2017

Why are moths drawn to light at night? Why do some flowers only bloom under the moon? Are stars really falling from the sky? Naturalist and artist Pe...

Why are moths drawn to light at night? Why do some flowers only bloom under the moon? Are stars really falling from the sky? Naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these questions and more in this illustrated guide to solving nature mysteries after dark. From the author of Silver Birch-nominated Be a Wilderness Detective and Hackmatack-nominated Be a Beach Detective comes a new adventure full of fascinating facts. From tiny cicadas in the grass and skunks digging in your backyard, to the Northern Lights dancing in the sky, Kochanoff shines a light on the intriguing nightlife of Atlantic Canada's nocturnal creatures. Features a glossary, identification page, and further reading.

  • ISBN
    9781771084642
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Science - General
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$14.95
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Book cover of BE A POND DETECTIVE SOLVING THE MYSTERIE
BE A POND DETECTIVE SOLVING THE MYSTERIE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: April 2016

"From the life cycle of mosquitoes to the many uses and varieties of pond plants, naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff takes young readers on [a] ......

"From the life cycle of mosquitoes to the many uses and varieties of pond plants, naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff takes young readers on [a] ... tour of life in and around a freshwater pond"--Amazon.com.

  • ISBN
    9781771083942
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Science - Oceans, Fish & Aquatic Life
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$14.95
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Book cover of BE A WEATHER DETECTIVE
BE A WEATHER DETECTIVE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: October 2019

Why do dogs hate thunder? Is every snowflake really different? Where does wind come from? Naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these question...

Why do dogs hate thunder? Is every snowflake really different? Where does wind come from? Naturalist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these questions and more in this illustrated guide to solving weather mysteries, for young readers. From the life cycle of hurricanes to explaining how to properly read a weather forecast, Kochanoff takes readers on a fascinating and entertaining tour of the most common weather patterns in Atlantic Canada and beyond. Packed with detailed and vivid watercolour illustrations and clear answers to creative questions, Be a Weather Detective is the perfect tool for solving the nature mysteries in your own backyard!

  • ISBN
    9781771087964
  • Binding
    Hardcover Canadian
  • Category
    Science - Weather & Seasons
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$14.95
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Book cover of BE A WILDERNESS DETECTIVE
BE A WILDERNESS DETECTIVE
By: peggy kochanoff | Published: May 2013

Why is that tree lumpy? How do insects stay alive in the winter? What are tides, anyway? In Be a Wilderness Detective, biologist and artist Peggy Koch...

Why is that tree lumpy? How do insects stay alive in the winter? What are tides, anyway? In Be a Wilderness Detective, biologist and artist Peggy Kochanoff answers these and many more questions. With simple language and beautifully accurate paintings, Kochanoff walks young readers through many nature puzzles, including identifying different types of animal poop and understanding how maple trees can be tapped without being harmed. Clear, precise, and engaging, Be a Wilderness Detective is the perfect book for budding naturalists—and it will also convince couch potatoes to get outside. Science and nature have never been more fun!

  • ISBN
    9781771080125
  • Binding
    Paperback Canadian
  • Category
    Science - General
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$14.95
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