Home in the Cave

Home in the Cave Cover

Home in the Cave

By Janet Halfmann; Shennen Bersani (Illustrator)

Arbordale Publishing, Hardcover, 9781607185222, 32pp.

Publication Date: February 10, 2012

Description
Baby Bat loves his cave home and never wants to leave. While practicing flapping his wings one night, he falls and Pluribus Packrat rescues him. They then explore the deepest, darkest corners of the cave where they meet amazing animals animals that don t need eyes to see or colors to hide from enemies. Baby Bat learns how important bats are to the cave habitat and how other cave-living critters rely on bats for food. Will Baby Bat finally venture out of the cave to help the other animals?


About the Author
Janet Halfmann(pronounced Howlf-mun) is the award-winning author of more than thirty fiction and nonfiction children s books, includingHome in the Cave, Fur and Feathers, andLittle Skink s Tailfor Arbordale. Other recent titles includeEggs: 1, 2, 3; Star of the Sea: A Day in the Life of a Starfish; Good Night, Little Sea Otter; Garter Snake at Willow Creek Lane; andSeven Miles to Freedom: The Robert Smalls Story. Janet is a member of the Society of Children s Book Writers and Illustrators. Before becoming a children s author, Janet was a daily newspaper reporter, children s magazine editor, and a creator of coloring and activity books for Golden Books. She is the mother of four and the grandmother of four. When Janet isn t writing, she enjoys gardening, exploring nature, visiting living-history museums, and spending time with her family. She grew up on a farm in Michigan and now lives in South Milwaukee, Wisconsin.For more information, visit her website: http: //www.janethalfmann.com."