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Oscar and the Bat

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Oscar and the Bat

A Book about Sound

By Geoff Waring; Geoff Waring (Illustrator)

Candlewick Press (MA), Paperback, 9780763645137, 32pp.

Publication Date: September 22, 2009

Description
Start with Science books introduce kids to core science concepts through engaging stories, fresh illustrations, and supplemental activities.
When Oscar hears a blackbird singing in the meadow, Bat swoops in to talk to him about sound. A sudden thunderstorm and a visiting cow give Oscar lots of opportunities to learn about sounds that are loud or soft, near or far, deep or high.


About the Author
Geoff Waring has worked as a graphic designer and is the illustrator of BLACK MEETS WHITE by Justine Fontes. He says that the Oscar books are based on his own cat. He lives in London.