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Beaver and Otter Get Along...Sort of

A Story of Grit and Patience between Neighbors

Sneed Collard, Meg Sodano (Illustrator)


List Price: 16.99*
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Other Editions of This Title:
Paperback (9/7/2021)


Beaver was living a peaceful life in a pond and things were looking good...but then Otter showed up! Beaver and Otter couldn't be more different. The beavers find their new neighbors rather annoying. The otters goof around and do whatever they want. Will Beaver and Otter ever learn to get along?

Parents and teachers will find:
  • a story of getting along with your neighbors...even when it's really hard!
  • educational backmatter with further information about these animals and their habitat
  • gorgeous art and a beautiful story packed with scientific accuracy
  • a great Earth Day book!
  • Discover a scientifically accurate portrayal of the natural world around us rich with human emotion and depth. Readers will learn about the biological concept of commensalism specifically the commensal relationship between a beaver and an otter.

    Praise For Beaver and Otter Get Along...Sort of: A Story of Grit and Patience between Neighbors

    "A wonderful read aloud to share in the classroom as an introduction to the river ecosystem or for kid nature enthusiasts at home." - Youth Services Book Review, 5 Star Review

    "Sodano's natural and detailed illustrations of the beavers in the wild interacting with their ecosystem and the diverse wildlife brings the story and their relationships to each other to life." - Manhattan Book Review

    "Collard offers a light narrative to help young children connect with the scientific facts and ideas presented here, while Sodano contributes lively, attractive illustrations of animals within their habitat....An appealing, informative picture book." - Booklist

    "Sodano's mixed media art, dominated by brilliant watercolors, creates a stunning world of wonder." - School Library Journal

    "A visually appealing and scientifically informative introduction to beavers, otters, and their interaction." - Kirkus Reviews

    Dawn Publications, 9781728232249, 40pp.

    Publication Date: September 7, 2021