|About the Book|
From black widow spiders to foxes and otters to prairie dogs, Backyard Animals introduces young readers to some of the animals they might see in cities and towns across the country. Readers will explore the physical characteristics, natural habitats, history, and folklore of the animals they might find in their own backyard. Each Backyard Animals title includes easy-to-read text, fun facts, and colorful photos. Each AV2 media enhanced book is a unique combination of a printed book and exciting online content that brings the book to life. Readers will access web links, audio and video clips, activities, and other features, such as key word vocabulary games, slideshows, and quizzes.