World Of Wonders : In Praise Of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, And Other Astonishments

World Of Wonders : In Praise Of Fireflies, Whale Sharks, And Other Astonishments

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From award-winning poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil comes a debut work of nonfiction -- a collection of essays about the natural world, and the way its inhabitants can teach, support, and inspire us.
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First edition.

Content :

Catalpa tree -- Firefly -- Peacock -- Comb jelly -- Touch-me-nots -- Cactus Wren -- Narwhal -- Axolotl -- Dancing frog -- Vampire squid -- Monsoon -- Corpse flower -- Bonnet macaque -- Calendars poetica -- Whale shark -- Potoo -- Cara cara orange -- Octopus -- Grey cockatiel -- Dragon fruit -- Flamingo -- Ribbon eel -- Questions while searching for birds with my half-white sons, aged six and nine, National Audubon Bird Count Day, Oxford, MS -- Superb bird of paradise -- Red-spotted newt -- Southern cassowary -- Monarch butterfly -- Firefly (redux).

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1571313656

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165 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm

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