Salamander Sky

Publisher: Green Writers Press

Every spring in the eastern region of the United States, the first steady, warm rain brings the migration of thousands of salamanders to ponds and pools, often across busy roads. This crossing is magical, and secretiveâ"most people don't even know it happens. Salamander Sky features a mother and daughter who go out on a rainy night to help the salamanders cross the road safely. This dramatic, full-color, picture book introduces the reader to the elusive spotted salamander and the perilous nighttime journey that takes place every spring. Amphibians worldwide desperately need protection. This book is a valuable tool for getting children engaged in conservation.

About Katy Farber of Middlesex, Vermont

Katy Farber is a professional development coordinator, author, and blogger from Vermont. She writes about education, parenting, the environment and sustainability for various websites and publications. Her middle grade novel, The Order of the Trees (Green Writers Press 2015), was an Honor Book in the Nature Generation’s Green Earth Book Awards. katyfarber.com

About Meg Sodano

Meg Sodano studied Biology and Animal Science at the University of Vermont and received her training in natural science illustration at Rhode Island School of Design. Some of her other illustrations are part of interpretive exhibits at Mystic Aquarium in Connecticut, Edmund Niles Huyck Preserve in New York State, the the Franklin Park Children’s Zoo in Boston, and Queen’s Botanical Garden in New York. msodanoillustration.com

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Age/Grade Range: 4-8 / -

Binding EAN ISBN-10 Pub Date PAGES Language Size Price
Hardcover 9780999076644 0999076647 2018-03-02 32 0.00 x 10.00 x 8.00 in $17.95
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